いくさ

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いくさ – see the following entry.
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[noun] (archaic) a battle, conflict, fight, war
(This term, いくさ, is an alternative spelling of the above term.
For a list of all kanji read as いくさ, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as いくさ.)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いくさ – see the following entry.
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[noun] (archaic) a soldier, warrior; an army
[noun] (archaic) archery
(This term, いくさ, is an alternative spelling of the above term.
For a list of all kanji read as いくさ, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as いくさ.)

Okinawan[edit]

Noun[edit]

いくさ (rōmaji ikusa)

  1. : war, battle, combat
  2. : soldier

Old Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

いくさ (ikusa)

  1. : soldier, warrior; army
  2. : archery