唐変木

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: S
へん
Grade: 4
ぼく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

tauhenboku > tɔːhenboku > toːhenboku

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [to̞ːhẽ̞mbo̞kɯᵝ]

Noun[edit]

唐変木 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 唐變木, hiragana とうへんぼく, romaji tōhenboku, historical hiragana たうへんぼく)

  1. (pejorative) A person who is narrow-minded or dull-witted; bigot, blockhead