お菓子

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 1
on'yomi

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Etymology[edit]

(polite prefix) +‎ 菓子 (sweet, pastry)

Noun[edit]

お菓子 (hiragana おかし, rōmaji okashi, historical hiragana おくわし)

  1. sweet, confection
  2. candy
  3. pastry, cake, cookie

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Takebayashi, Shigeru (1993) The Kenkyusha Japanese-English Leaner's Pocket Dictionary, Tōkyō: Kenkyūsha, ISBN 978-4-7674-2305-0.