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An extra little circle shown after hiragana depicting pitch? #644

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Chinchilla-white opened this issue Mar 15, 2016 · 2 comments
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An extra little circle shown after hiragana depicting pitch? #644

Chinchilla-white opened this issue Mar 15, 2016 · 2 comments
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@Chinchilla-white Chinchilla-white commented Mar 15, 2016

In the hiragana depicting pitch accent, it seems that a little circle appears after a hiragana with ten ten and with a high pitch (so it has a line above it).

e.g. There is also a little circle between が and し in ひがし.

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@mvysny mvysny commented Mar 16, 2016

That is correct. As discussed here #642 , the little circle ° depicts the 'nasal' information: perhaps this one? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dakuten. This "nasal" sound is pronounced by NHK presenters as standard Tokyo accent. But it's also considered outdated by some Japanese. I will add an option to hide the "nasal" sound - perhaps even the nasal sound should not be displayed by default.

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@mvysny mvysny commented Mar 23, 2016

Fixed in Aedict 3.39.11

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