ぐんばい 軍配 Common word Show 2 collocations 軍配が上がる - to be indicated as the winner of a bout by the raising of the referee's fan軍配を返す - referee signalling the imminent start of a bout by turning his fan LinksSentence search for 軍配Sentence search for ぐんばいKanji details for 軍 and 配Edit in JMdict Noun1. gourd-shaped war fanMilitary, Abbreviation, See also 軍配団扇2. referee's fanSumo term, Abbreviation, See also 軍配団扇, See also 軍配が上がる ぐんばいがあがるNoun, Suru verb3. stratagem; tacticsWikipedia definition4. GunbaiThe gunbai (軍配, short for 軍配団扇 gunbai uchiwa) is a type of Japanese war fan.Read “Gunbai” on English WikipediaRead “軍配” on Japanese WikipediaRead “Gunbai” on DBpedia Discussions Log in to talk about this word.