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|eight||row of dancers at sacrifices|
|simp. and trad.
|Kanji in this term|
- (historical, dance) bayi: an ancient Chinese dance, originally presented to emperors during sacrificial rites, performed by 64 people accompanied to 雅楽 (gagaku, “yayue”) music
- Synonym: 八佾の舞 (yatsura no mai)