孤児院

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See also: 孤兒院 and 孤儿院

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 4
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Grade: 3
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Etymology[edit]

孤児 (koji, orphan) +‎ (-in, institution)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

孤児院 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 孤兒院, hiragana こじいん, rōmaji kojiin, historical hiragana こじゐん)

  1. an orphanage (a residential institution for the care and protection of orphans)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN