同行二人

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 2
ぎょう
Grade: 2

Grade: 1
にん
Grade: 1
goon

Etymology[edit]

Literally “two persons on the same journey”. That is, the pilgrim walks alongside 弘法大師 (Kōbō Daishi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Phrase[edit]

二人(どうぎょうににん) (dōgyō ninin (historical kana どうぎやうににん)

  1. (Buddhism) a phrase written on walking sticks, hats, and other implements of pilgrims walking along the 四国巡礼 (Shikoku Junrei, Shikoku pilgrimage)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN