旋毛

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 2

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋毛 (hiragana つむじ, romaji tsumuji)

  1. a patch of hair on a head growing in the oppose direction of the rest of the hair; a hair whorl
Derived terms[edit]
  • 旋風 (tsumuji)
  • 旋毛 (tsumujige)

Etymology 2[edit]

From tsumuji (id) + ke (hair).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋毛 (hiragana つむじげ, romaji tsumujige)

  1. the head hairs that grow in the oppose direction of the rest of the hair; a hair whorl

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋毛 (hiragana つじ, romaji tsuji)

  1. a patch of hair on a head growing in the oppose direction of the rest of the hair; a hair whorl
  2. a patch of swirling hair on a horse
  3. the top of an object
Derived terms[edit]
  • 旋毛 (tsujige)

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋毛 (hiragana つじげ, romaji tsujige)

  1. a patch of swirling hair on a horse

Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋毛 (hiragana せんもう, romaji senmō)

  1. a patch of hair on a head growing in the oppose direction of the rest of the hair; a hair whorl