Definition of Jukujikun

1. Noun. (linguistics) A Japanese word whose kanji spelling preserves the meaning, but not the pronunciation, of the individual kanji characters. For example, "now" (? ima) and "morning" (? asa) combine to form ??, meaning "this morning" but pronounced ''kesa'', not ''ima asa''. ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jukujikun

jujutsus
juk
juke house
juke joint
juke joints
jukebox
jukeboxes
jukeboxlike
juked
jukes
juking
jukskei
jukskeis
juku
jukujikun (current term)
jukus
julaceous
julep
juleps
julienne
julienned
juliennes
julienning
juliform
julus
juluses
july
jumar
jumared

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