重箱読

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Noun[edit]

重箱読 (hiragana じゅうばこよみ, rōmaji jūbakoyomi)

  1. 重箱読み: A reading pattern for certain kanji compound words, using the Chinese-derived on'yomi for the first kanji, and the native Japanese kun'yomi for the second kanji.