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Is 三十四日 read さんじゅうよっか, in analogy with 四日, 十 四日, 二十四日, or is it read さんじゅうよんにち?

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marked as duplicate by Flaw, Earthliŋ, Dono, istrasci, Ash Mar 4 '14 at 16:01

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It is read さんじゅうよんにち.

If you read it さんじゅうよっか, it would sound as if there were a month in which there was a 34th day.

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-1; See in the possible-duplicate linked question. This page references an NHK announcer's experience, mentioning the NHK announcer handbooks, indicating that either is OK. – istrasci Mar 4 '14 at 3:49

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