修羅

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Chinese[edit]

phonetic
trad. (修羅)
simp. (修罗)

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修羅

  1. Short for 阿修羅阿修罗 (āxiūluó, “asura”).

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: 5

Grade: S
on’yomi

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Noun[edit]

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(しゅ)() (shura

  1. (Buddhism) Asura (a demigod of the lowest class)
    Synonym: 阿修羅 (ashura)
  2. (Buddhism) short for 修羅道 (shuradō, realm of Asura; one of the six realms of reincarnation in Buddhism).
  3. carnage, a bloodbath
  4. a cart for carrying large rocks or wood
    Synonym: 修羅車 (shuraguruma)

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