手拭い

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
ぬぐ
Grade: S
kun’yomi
Alternative spellings
手拭
手ぬぐい
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Etymology[edit]

Compound of (te, hand) +‎ 拭い (nugui, wiping; wiper, (れん)(よう)(けい) (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of the verb (ぬぐ) (nuguu, to wipe).).[1][2][3][4]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()(ぬぐ) (tenuguiてぬぐひ (tenugufi)?

  1. a small piece of cloth used to wipe the hands or body, or to cover the head: a hand towel, a washcloth, a handkerchief, a bandana
    Synonym: 手拭き (tefuki)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  4. 4.0 4.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  5. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN