enka

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See also: Enka, enkä, and -enka

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 演歌 (enka)

Noun[edit]

enka (uncountable)

  1. (music) A genre of Japanese music that originated in the 1960s and often features melodramatic themes.
  2. (music) A genre of political songs spread by members of the Freedom and People's Rights Movement of Japan during the Meiji period (1868–1912).

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

enka

  1. Obsolete spelling of änka