諸島

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょ
Grade: 6
とう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

諸島 (hiragana しょとう, rōmaji shotō, historical hiragana しょたう)

  1. an archipelago (group of islands)
    • 2010 December 8, Sorachi, Hideaki, “だい三百二十四くん なつやすみあけはみんなちょっと大人おとなえる [Lesson 324: Everyone Looks a Bit like a Grown-Up After Summer Vacation]”, in ぎんたま [Silver Soul], volume 37 (in Japanese), Tokyo: Shueisha, ISBN 978-4-08-870145-5:
       () (ねん) ()に ジャボンティ (しょ) (とう)で!!!
      Ni-nen go ni Jabonti-shotō de!!!
      In two years, on the Zabaoty Archipelago!!!

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