踊り場

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 2

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 踊り (odori, dancing, stem of verb 踊る (​odoru), “to dance”) +‎ (ba, place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

踊り場 (hiragana おどりば, romaji odoriba)

  1. an area for dancing
  2. a landing (an in-between platform such as that of a staircase)

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