お焦げ

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Japanese[edit]

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Grade: S
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (o, honorific prefix) +‎ 焦げ (koge, burnt). The fag hag sense arises from analogy to burnt residue sticking to a お釜 (okama, cooking pot; homosexual).

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お焦げ (hiragana おこげ, rōmaji okoge)

  1. burnt residual food
  2. (LGBT) fag hag

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN