慣用読み

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 5
よう
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
jūbakoyomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 慣用 (kan'yō, customary) +‎ 読み (yomi, reading).

Noun[edit]

慣用読み (hiragana かんようよみ, romaji kan'yōyomi)

  1. A reading of a kanji that is commonly accepted, but originally based on a corrupted reading.

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