竜頭

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たつ
Grade: S
かしら > がしら
Grade: 2

Romanizations: Hepburn: tatsugashira, Nihon-siki and Kunrei-siki: tatugasira

Etymology[edit]

(tatsu) "dragon" + (kashira) "head", with rendaku.

Noun[edit]

竜頭 (hiragana たつがしら, romaji tatsugashira)

  1. an ornament in the shape of a dragon's head