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Proper noun 
- (dog) Akita-inu (one of dog kinds living in Japan; the place of Origin is Ōdate(大館), Akita(秋田) prefecture)
Usage notes 
- This is usually pronounced as あきたいぬ Akitainu in and around the birthplace Akita prefecture and as あきたけん Akitaken in the other areas in Japan.