furigana

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 振り仮名 (furigana, literally assigned phonetic character).

Noun[edit]

furigana (uncountable)

  1. kana printed next to or above a kanji or other character to indicate the pronunciation:
     (かれ) (わたし)のこと (なに) ()ってました?
    Kare, watashi no koto nani ka itte mashita?
    Did he say anything about me?

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Romanization[edit]

furigana

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ふりがな