早弁

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 5

Etymology[edit]

Blend of 早い (hayai, early) and 弁当 (bentō, lunchbox, lunch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ha̠ja̠bẽ̞ɴ]

Noun[edit]

早弁 (hiragana はやべん, romaji hayaben)

  1. (slang) eating one's bento (packed lunch) before lunchtime (usually applied to middle and high school students)