切り紙

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
かみ > がみ
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 切り (きり, kiri, form of 切る (きる, kiru, to cut)) +‎ (かみ, kami, paper), The kami changes to gami as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): [kʲiɾʲiɡa̠mʲi]

Noun[edit]

切り紙 (hiragana きりがみ, rōmaji kirigami)

  1. kirigami (origami with cutting permitted)

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