お巡りさん

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
まわ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

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Etymology[edit]

(honorific prefix) +‎ 巡り (going around) +‎ さん (honorific suffix)

Noun[edit]

お巡りさん (hiragana おまわりさん, rōmaji omawarisan)

  1. a policeman, a policewoman (a friendly term)

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