刃渡り

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: S

Noun[edit]

刃渡り (hiragana はわたり, romaji hawatari)

  1. length of a blade[1]
    刃渡 (はわた)_センチのナイフ
    hawatari _ senchi no naifu
    an x-centimeter knife
  2. acrobatic act of walking barefoot on a sword[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.
  2. ^ 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4000801112