🌏 Region(s): Honshu (Standard)
ほうげんふだ【方言札】 : hougen fuda | define meaning
- A dialect card; a dialect tag
Derived from ほうげん【方言】 hougen "dialect" and ふだ【札】 fuda "tag; card; token; label".
A dialect card or dialect tag consisted of a marked piece of wood worn around the neck which was used to label and chastise school children who spoke in the Ryukyuan vernaculars.