蟇蛙

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひき
Hyōgaiji
かえる > がえる
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi
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Etymology[edit]

(hiki, toad) +‎ (kaeru, frog)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

蟇蛙 (hiragana ひきがえる, katakana ヒキガエル, rōmaji hikigaeru, historical hiragana ひきがへる, historical katakana ヒキガヘル)

  1. a toad (amphibian similar to a frog)

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References[edit]

  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