魑魅

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Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: S

Noun[edit]

魑魅 (hiragana すたま, romaji sutama)

  1. a spirit or demon
    • 931-938: Wamyō Ruijushō (book 1 page 44)
      魑魅 山海經云、魑、刃知反、和名須多万。[...]谷川氏曰、須多万、蓋棄魂之義、謂棄不祭之鬼也、鬼類也。

Noun[edit]

魑魅 (hiragana すだま, romaji sudama)

  1. a spirit or demon
    • 931-938: Wamyō Ruijushō (book 1 page 44)
      魑魅 山海經云、魑、刃知反、和名須多万。[...]谷川氏曰、須多万、蓋棄魂之義、謂棄不祭之鬼也、鬼類也。

Noun[edit]

魑魅 (hiragana ちみ, romaji chimi)

  1. a demon formed from the spirit of mountains and forests

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