ドル

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U+3326, ㌦
SQUARE DORU

[U+3325]
CJK Compatibility
[U+3327]

Japanese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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ドル (doru): evolution of the dollar symbol for both the United States and (now obsolete) Spanish dollar.

From Dutch dollar. Originally transcribed phonetically into Japanese as ドルラル (doruraru), then shortened during the Meiji period to just ドル (doru).[3][1]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ドル (rōmaji doru)

  1. a dollar (designation for specific currency)

Etymology 2[edit]

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Borrowed from French Dole.

Proper noun[edit]

ドル (rōmaji Doru)

  1. Dole, Jura (place in France)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 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
  3. ^ 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, →ISBN