拍子木

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひょう
Grade: S

Grade: 1
き > ぎ
Grade: 1
jūbakoyomi

Etymology[edit]

From 拍子 ‎(hyōshi, beat) +‎ ‎(ki, wood).

Noun[edit]

拍子木 ‎(hiragana ひょうしぎ, romaji hyōshigi)

  1. (music) a Japanese percussion instrument made of two pieces of hardwood or bamboo that are tied together with a rope and struck together