名高い

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
たか > だか
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (na, name) +‎ 高い (takai, high, lofty).[1][2] The takai changes to dakai as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

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名高い (-i inflection, hiragana なだかい, rōmaji nadakai)

  1. famous, celebrated, well-known

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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 4-385-13905-9