スナック

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from English snack.[2][1]

Noun[edit]

スナック (rōmaji sunakku)

  1. a snack
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortening of スナックバー (sunakku bā, snack bar), itself a borrowing from English snack bar.[2][1]

Noun[edit]

スナック (rōmaji sunakku)

  1. a snack bar
Usage notes[edit]

The English term generally refers to a counter area selling snacks. The Japanese term more often means a bar selling snacks in addition to alcoholic beverages.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan