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英吉利

gairaigoPortuguese originpopularatejiusually written using kana alonenounnoun (generic)colloquialism

Tags

gairaigo
Borrowed word, foreign origin word #gairaigo
Portuguese origin
Gairaigo: Words adopted from Portuguese #por
popular
Words commonly used in modern Japanese #popular
ateji
Words using kanji only phonetically. Kanji meaning may have no relation with the meaning of the word. #ateji
usually written using kana alone
Words and expressions which are always written using hiragana or katakana. #uk
noun
noun (common) (futsuumeishi) #n
noun (generic)
All kinds of Japanese nouns #noun
colloquialism
Words not used in formal speech, writing or paralinguistics. #col

Reading

  • 英吉利(イギリス)
    イギリス
    igirisu

Meaning

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Origin: Portuguese word inglês

Word of Portuguese origin

From Portuguese word inglês (old Portuguese: inglez). 1

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