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Words — 31 found

Noun, Noun, used as a suffix
1. pillow; bolster
Noun, Noun, used as a suffix
2. introduction (e.g. to a rakugo story); lead-in
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3. PillowA pillow is a large cushion support for the head or other... Read more
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1. pillow fight
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2. Makura-NageA Makura-Nage is a game from Japan in which children thro... Read more
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まくら投げ 【まくらなげ】
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Noun, Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
1. bedside; near one's pillow
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枕もと 【まくらもと】枕許 【まくらもと】
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1. pillow word; decorative word used prefixally in classical Japanese literatureLinguistics
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2. preface; introduction
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3. Makurakotoba, literally "pillow word", are figures of speech used in ... Read more
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枕言葉 【まくらことば】
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1. (railway) sleeper; (railroad) tie; crosstieRailway
Place
2. Makuragi
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3. Railroad tieA railroad tie/railway tie (North America), or railway sl... Read more
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1. The Pillow Book (by Sei Shonagon)
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2. The Pillow BookThe Pillow Book is a book of observations and musings rec... Read more
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枕の草子 【まくらのそうし】枕草紙 【まくらのそうし】
Notes
枕草紙: Irregular kanji usage.
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1. pillow lavaGeology
Place
2. Chinjouyougan
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枕状溶岩 【ちんじょうようがん】
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1. bedroom theft or thief
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枕探し 【まくらさがし】
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1. sore loser who stubbornly refuses to admit being wrongYojijukugo (four character compound), See also 漱石枕流
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1. pillow fightSee also ピローファイト
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まくら叩き 【まくらたたき】枕たたき 【まくらたたき】
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1. sutra recitation at the bedside of a deceased person; pillow sutra
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1. (untalented) geisha who sells sex
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2. geisha who steals money from sleeping travellersSee also 枕探し
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枕藝者 【まくらげいしゃ】
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1. bedding; bedArchaic, See also 枕席
Noun, Suru verb
2. to sleep together in the same bedArchaic
Noun, Suru verb
3. to sleep together using each other's bodies as pillowArchaic
Noun, Suru verb
4. to sleep together using books as a pillowArchaic
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枕籍 【ちんしゃ】枕藉 【ちんせき】枕藉 【ちんしゃ】
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1. trading sexual favours (for career advancement, etc.)
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1. makuragaeshi; monster that flips pillows over at night
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2. changing a pillow position (esp. for a dead body)See also 北枕
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3. acrobatic routine involving multiple wooden pillows
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1. small sweet rice cakes placed at the bedside of the deceasedSee also 枕飾り
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Kanji — 1 found

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8 strokes. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
pillow
Kun: まくら
On: チン シン
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Sentences — 16 found

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      けいこ
    • まくら
    • かお
    • うずめて
    • 泣いた
    Keiko buried her head in the pillow and cried. Tatoeba
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Names — 20 found

まくら 【枕】
Female given name
1. Makura
まくらのそうし 【枕の草子】
Unclassified name
1. The Pillow Book (by Sei Shonagon)
まくらがさわ 【枕ヶ沢】
Place
1. Makuragasawa
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