五十音

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
じゅう
Grade: 1
おん
Grade: 1
on'yomi
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Etymology[edit]

(ごじゅう, gojū, "fifty") + (おん, on, "sound")

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Noun[edit]

五十音 ‎(hiragana ごじゅうおん, romaji gojūon)

  1. The modern ordering of the Japanese syllabaries: あいうえおかきくけこ etc.

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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