スナックバー

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English snack bar.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Tokyo) ナックバ [sùnákkú báꜜà] (Nakadaka – [5])[2]
  • IPA(key): [sɨ̥ᵝna̠k̚kɯ̟ᵝ ba̠ː]

Noun[edit]

スナックバー (sunakku bā

  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.

Often shortened to just スナック (sunakku).

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN