髑髏

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Chinese[edit]

skull skull
trad. (髑髏)
simp. (髑髅)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

髑髏

  1. skull of a corpse
  2. head of a corpse

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
どく
Hyōgaiji

Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese 髑髏.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

髑髏 ‎(hiragana どくろ, romaji dokuro)

  1. weathered clean skull

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Compound of 曝れ(sare, weathered, continuative (連用形) form of 曝れる) +‎ (kōbe, head).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Tokyo) れこうべ [sàrékóꜜòbè] (Nakadaka - [3])[1][2]
  • IPA(key): [sa̠ɺ̠e̞ko̞ːbe̞]
  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Tokyo) しゃれこうべ [shàrékóꜜòbè] (Nakadaka - [3])[1][2]
  • IPA(key): [ɕa̠ɺ̠e̞ko̞ːbe̞]
  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Tokyo) しゃりこうべ [shàríkóꜜòbè] (Nakadaka - [3])[1][2]
  • IPA(key): [ɕa̠ɾiko̞ːbe̞]

Noun[edit]

髑髏 ‎(hiragana されこうべ, romaji sarekōbe, historical hiragana されかうべ)
(alternative reading hiragana しゃれこうべ, romaji sharekōbe, historical hiragana しゃれかうべ)
(alternative reading hiragana しゃりこうべ, romaji sharikōbe, historical hiragana しゃりかうべ)

  1. weathered clean skull

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0