Get %E8%A8%93%E8%AA%AD%E3%81%BF essential facts below. View Videos or join the %E8%A8%93%E8%AA%AD%E3%81%BF discussion. Add %E8%A8%93%E8%AA%AD%E3%81%BF to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.


Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
Alternative spelling


Compound of ? (kun, "meaning") +‎ (yomi, "reading"). Originally referred to the meanings of Chinese words in Japanese, as opposed to the sounds (i.e. pronunciations) to use when reading Chinese text (called (on'yomi) or (ondoku)).[1][2]



? (shinjitai kanji, ky?jitai kanji , hiragana ?, r?maji kun'yomi)

  1. (linguistics) Japanese native reading for kanji (Chinese characters), using  ()? ()? (?) (yamato kotoba, "native Japanese words")


  •  ()? (on'yomi): Chinese-derived reading for Chinese characters

Related terms

  • Related to kun'yomi, ? (?)? (?)? (nanori) is used for the readings of names (given names and sometimes place names).
  •  (?) (kan'on)
  •  () (goon)
  •  (?) (t?on)
  •  () (t?s?on)
  •  (?) (s?on)


(suru conjugation, hiragana ?, r?maji kun'yomi suru)

  1. to use the kun'yomi of a word, to read a kanji using the pronunciation of a native Japanese word



  1. ^ 1988, () (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), T?ky?: Shogakukan
  2. ? 2.02.1 2006, (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), T?ky?: Sanseid?, ->ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), T?ky?: NHK, ->ISBN
  4. ^ 1997, ? (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), T?ky?: Sanseid?, ->ISBN

  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.



Music Scenes