町家

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Japanese[edit]

The Tōmatsu House from Funairi-chō, Nagoya is an example of a large machiya
Kanji in this term
まち
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
kun’yomi
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Etymology[edit]

Compound of (machi, town) +‎ (ya, house).

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Noun[edit]

町家 (hiragana まちや, rōmaji machiya)

  1. Japanese traditional townhouse.

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