義訓

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
くん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

(gi, meaning) +‎ (kun, instruct)

Noun[edit]

義訓 (hiragana ぎくん, romaji gikun)

  1. false reading (a kanji compound whose reading does not match the readings of its component characters).
  2. reading of a kanji by meaning; a kanji compound whose characters are used for meaning, not sound, such as 今日 (きょう, kyō, today).

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