震源

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: S
げん
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

震源 ‎(hiragana しんげん, romaji shingen)

  1. (seismology) hypocenter
    千葉県北西部 (ちばけんほくせい)震源 (しんげん)とする地震 (じしん)
    Chibaken hokusei o shingen to suru jishin
    an earthquake with a hypocenter in northwestern Chiba Prefecture

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