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頭高型

頭高型

Japanese

Kanji in this term
あたま
Grade: 2
たか > だか
Grade: 2
かた > がた
Grade: 4
kun'yomi

Noun

頭高型 (hiragana あたまだかがた, romaji atamadakagata)

  1. The pitch accent pattern in Japanese where the first syllable is accented; i.e., the first syllable has high pitch and all subsequent syllables have low pitch, for example in the word (, au).

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