遠眼鏡

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とお
Grade: 2

Grade: 5
かね > がね
Grade: 4
Irregular

Etymology[edit]

From (, far) +‎ 眼鏡 (megane, eyeglasses, jukujikun (熟字訓))

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
    • (Tokyo) おめがね [tòóméꜜgànè] (Nakadaka – [3])
    • IPA(key): [to̞ːme̞ɡa̠ne̞]

Noun[edit]

遠眼鏡 (hiragana とおめがね, rōmaji tōmegane, historical hiragana とほめがね)

  1. an optical instrument for observing things from far away, such as a telescope or binoculars

See also[edit]