天叢雲剣

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
あま
Grade: 1
むら
Jinmeiyō
くも
Grade: 2
つるぎ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (ama, heaven, ancient combining form) +‎ (no, possessive particle) +‎ 叢雲 (murakumo, cloudbank) +‎ +‎ (tsurugi, double-edged sword).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Kun’yomi
    • IPA(key): [a̠ma̠ no̞ mɯ̟ᵝɾa̠kɯ̟ᵝmo̞ no̞ t͡sɨᵝɾɯ̟ᵝɡʲi]

Proper noun[edit]

天叢雲剣 (hiragana あまのむらくものつるぎ, rōmaji Ama no Murakumo no Tsurugi)

  1. the original name of the Sword of Kusanagi

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9