うわなり

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Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

うわなり (rōmaji uwanari, historical hiragana うはなり)

  1. 上鳴り, 表鳴り: a faint ringing sound (when playing the (shō), for example) (Can we verify(+) this sense?)
  2. 後妻: a concubine, second wife; jealousy, particularly of the uwanari towards the 前妻 (konami, first wife)

Proper noun[edit]

うわなり (rōmaji Uwanari, historical hiragana うはなり)

  1. : one of the Eighteen Best Kabuki Plays