烏帽子

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
ぼう > ぼ
Grade: S

Grade: 1
Irregular

Etymology[edit]

From (e, crow; raven) +‎ 帽子 (boshi, cap), as it is black like the feathers of a crow

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

烏帽子 (hiragana えぼし, rōmaji eboshi)

  1. a type of black-lacquered court cap in the Heian period, now worn by gyoji presiding over sumo matches

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