将棋

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 6

Grade: S
on'yomi

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将棋 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 將棋, hiragana しょうぎ, romaji shōgi, historical hiragana しやうぎ)

  1. shogi (Japanese chess)
  2. any of several shogi variants that are (or have been) played in Japan and elsewhere
  3. any other chess variant such as western chess, xiangqi (Chinese chess) chaturanga, janggi (Korean chess), shatranj, makruk, etc.

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