いけ

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative spelling

First attested in the Wamyō Ruijushō (938 C.E.).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

いけ (ike

  1. a pond (small lake or pool)
    (いけ)()
    ike o hosu
    drain a pond
    • 1959, 武政英策 (lyrics), “南国土佐を後にして”, performed by ペギー葉山:
      ()うたちいかんちや おらんくの(いけ)にゃ
      潮吹(しおふ)(さかな)が (およ)ぎよる
      iutachi ikanchiya oranku no ike nya
      shio fuku sakana ga oyogiyoru
      (please add an English translation of this example)
  2. a pool (small amount of liquid in a surface)
  3. (calligraphy) part of an inkstone where water is stored
    Synonym: (umi)
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Proper noun[edit]

いけ (Ike

  1. a surname

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative spelling
行け

Verb[edit]

いけ (ike

  1. imperative of いく
  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN