双眼鏡

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See also: 雙眼鏡

Japanese[edit]

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双眼鏡 (そうがんきょう)
Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: S
がん
Grade: 5
きょう
Grade: 4
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

双眼 (sōgan, binocular) +‎ (kyō, lens)[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

双眼鏡 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 雙眼鏡, hiragana そうがんきょう, rōmaji sōgankyō, historical hiragana さうがんきやう)

  1. binoculars
     (そう) (がん) (きょう) () ()てる
    sōgankyō ni me o ateru
    to put binoculars to one's eyes
    • 1993 November 25 [May 20 1989], Adachi, Mitsuru, “だい25 ふたのばあさん ——PARTパート—— [Chapter 25: The Twin Grannies ——PART 2——]”, in スローステップSLOW STEP [SLOW STEP], volume 4 (fiction), 11th edition, Tokyo: Shogakukan, →ISBN, page 50:
       (なん)なんだその (そう) (がん) (きょう)は?
      Nan nan da sono sōgankyō wa?
      What are those binoculars for?
      え あ バードウォッチングですよ
      E A bādowotchingu desu yo
      Uh… Ah, for birdwatching

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN