川口

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Chinese[edit]

 
river; creek; plain; an area of level country; Sichuan province (abbrev.)
mouth; (a measure word, for people, livestock or utensils)
simp. and trad.
(川口)
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 川口 (Kawaguchi).

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

川口

  1. () Kawaguchi, Saitama Prefecture, Japan

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かわ
Grade: 1
くち > ぐち
Grade: 1
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From (kawa, "river," "stream," "brook") + (kuchi, "mouthlike opening")

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

川口 (hiragana かわぐち, rōmaji kawaguchi)

  1. mouth of river, estuary

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

川口 (hiragana かわぐち, rōmaji Kawaguchi)

  1. A surname​.
  2. a place name, such as that of Kawaguchi City in Saitama Prefecture

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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