狭間

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
はざ
Grade: S

Grade: 2
Irregular kun’yomi
Alternative spellings
狹間 (kyūjitai)
迫間

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(はざ)() (hazama

  1. interval; gap; space between
  2. arrowslit

Suffix[edit]

(はざ)() (-hazama

  1. (in place names) interstice; passage between
  2. (in place names) gorge, valley; ravine
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 2
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
狹間 (kyūjitai)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()() (sama

  1. arrowslit
  2. narrow gap

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN