極楽

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ごく
Grade: 4
らく
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Translation of Sanskrit sukhāvatī (pure land).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

極楽 (hiragana ごくらく, romaji gokuraku)

  1. (Buddhism) Pure land
  2. pleasure quarters, red-light district