呻き声

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
うめ
Hyōgaiji
こえ > ごえ
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 呻き ‎(umeki, groan, moan) +‎ ‎(koe, sound). The koe changes to goe as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

呻き声 ‎(hiragana うめきごえ, romaji umekigoe, historical hiragana うめきごゑ)

  1. groan, moan

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  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 978-4-14-011112-3