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Words — 100 found

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1. elementary school; primary school; grade schoolAbbreviation, See also 小学校
2. school for children over eight years old in ancient ChinaHistorical term
3. traditional Chinese philology
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1. magistrate; shogunate administratorHistorical term
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2. BugyōBugyō, often translated as "commissioner" or "magistrate"... Read more
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1. short sleeved kimono (worn as an undergarment during the Heian period)Historical term
2. padded silk garment
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3. KosodeThe kosode (小袖) is a basic Japanese robe for both men and... Read more
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1. envoy to Tang ChinaHistorical term
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2. Japanese missions to Tang ChinaJapanese missions to Tang China (遣唐使, Kentōshi) represent... Read more
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1. village headman (esp. in the Kansai region)Historical term, See also 名主
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2. SchultheißIn medieval Germany, the Schultheiß (Middle High German s... Read more
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荘屋 【しょうや】
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1. period of time (usu. a period of approx. two hours corresponding to one of the signs of the Chinese zodiac)Historical term
2. carving; engraving; cutting; mincingOnly applies to 刻
3. victoryOnly applies to 剋
4. strictness; cruelty
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剋 【こく】
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1. finely chopped fish or meat (sometimes seared first); minceFood term
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2. hitting (e.g. a drum); striking; beating; person who strikes something
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3. bashing; criticizing; attacking
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4. robbery; extortionSlang, See also 日本叩き
5. whipping (Edo-period punishment); lashing; floggingHistorical term
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敲き 【たたき】タタキ
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1. Western learning (introduced to Japan in the late-Edo and early-Meiji eras)Historical term
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Godan verb with ku ending, Transitive verb
1. to thin out (plants, seedlings, crops, etc.); to cull
2. to run on a curtailed schedule; to cut down; to reduce
3. to kill a newborn child (due to financial difficulties)Historical term
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1. secret; clandestine; covert
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2. spy (for a daimyo, shogun, etc.); secret agentHistorical term
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1. Heike family; Taira familyHistorical term
2. The Tale of the HeikeAbbreviation, See also 平家物語 へいけものがたり
3. chanting of the Heike MonogatariAbbreviation, See also 平家琵琶 へいけびわ
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Noun
1. Board of Retainers (Kamakura and Muromachi-period government office)Historical term, esp. さむらいどころ
2. samurai guard house (Heian and Kamakura periods)Historical term, esp. さぶらいどころ
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3. Samurai-dokoroThe Samurai-dokoro (侍所 - Board of Retainers) was an offic... Read more
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侍所 【さぶらいどころ】
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1. monme (unit of weight, 3.75 g)Only applies to 匁
2. monme; Edo period silver coin worth between 1/50th-1/80th of a ryōHistorical term, See also 両 りょう
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3. Mace (unit)A mace is a traditional Chinese measurement of weight in ... Read more
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文目 【もんめ】
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1. village headman (esp. in the Kanto region)Historical term, See also 庄屋
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2. Village headThe village headman or village chief is a central governm... Read more
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Noun, Suru verb
1. spanking
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2. traditional ceremony where the newly-wed wife, upon entering her new home, is hit on the rump with a straw bundle etc., to ensure her fertilityHistorical term, See also 嫁の尻叩き
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3. SpankingSpanking refers to the act of striking the buttocks of an... Read more
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尻たたき 【しりたたき】
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1. oiran; high-ranking courtesanHistorical term
2. prostituteArchaism
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3. Oiranwere courtesans in Japan. The oiran were considered a typ... Read more
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華魁 【おいらん】
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1. three mountains
2. three shrines (of Kumano)
3. three kingdoms (of 14th and 15th-century Okinawa)Historical term
Place
4. San'yama
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1. NaraHistorical term, Poetical term
2. Kongōbu-jiSee also 北嶺
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1. female prostitute working at a bathhouse (Edo period)Historical term, See also ゆな
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1. court of law in the Edo period, in which the parties sat on white sandHistorical term
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お白洲 【おしらす】御白州 【おしらす】御白洲 【おしらす】
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