火器

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1

Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 火器 (*xwaX khijH). Compare modern Mandarin 火器 (huǒqì).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

火器 (hiragana かき, historical hiragana くわき, romaji kaki)

  1. a vessel or container for holding a fire, such as a brazier; more specifically, a kind of hibachi
  2. (weaponry) a firearm

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3