お金

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Japanese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
かね
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

(o, honorific prefix) +‎ (kane, money).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

お金 ‎(hiragana おかね, romaji okane)

  1. (honorific) Money.
     (かね)をいくら ()っているか?
    Okane o ikura motteiru ka?
    How much money do you have?

Synonyms[edit]

  •  (かね)(kane)Using the bare is considered impolite to refer to one's money.

See also[edit]

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