赤狐

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Chinese[edit]

 
red; scarlet; bare; naked
fox
simp. and trad.
(赤狐)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

赤狐

  1. red fox (Vulpes vulpes)

Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
あか
Grade: 1
きつね > ぎつね
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From (aka, red) +‎ (kitsune, fox). The kitsune reading for changes to gitsune as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

赤狐 (hiragana あかぎつね, katakana アカギツネ, rōmaji akagitsune)

  1. a red fox (Vulpes vulpes)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9