貯金箱

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Japanese[edit]

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 貯金箱 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term
ちょ
Grade: 4
きん
Grade: 1
はこ > ばこ
Grade: 3

Etymology[edit]

貯金 (chokin, savings) +‎ (hako, box; case; chest)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Tokyo) ちょんばこ [chòkíꜜǹbàkò] (Nakadaka – [2])
  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕo̞kʲĩmba̠ko̞]

Noun[edit]

貯金箱 (hiragana ちょきんばこ, rōmaji chokinbako)

  1. a bank (device used to store coins or currency)
    ブタの (ちょ) (きん) (ばこ)
    buta no chokinbako
    a piggy bank