羯鼓

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Chinese[edit]

castrated buck caprid
 
convex; drum; to rouse
convex; drum; to rouse; to beat
simp. and trad.
(羯鼓)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

羯鼓

  1. a small Chinese double-headed drum struck with two wooden sticks, adopted from the Central Asian region of Kucha during the Tang Dynasty

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かつ > かっ
Hyōgaiji

Grade: S
kan’yōon kan’on
Alternative spelling
鞨鼓 (less common)
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Etymology[edit]

Appears to be a coinage in Japanese from Middle Chinese-derived components, as a compound of (katsu, the Jie people, part of the Five Barbarians confederation in antiquity) +‎ (ko, drum). So called for the putative origins of the drum design,[1][2] introduced to Japan during the Nara period.[1]

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Noun[edit]

(かっ)() (kakko

  1. (music) a small double-headed drum struck with two sticks, used in the gagaku and noh music of Japan
  2. (Noh theater) a 羯鼓舞 (kakko mai), a kind of dance as part of a noh play, performed while playing a kakko drum held to one's chest
  3. (Noh theater) a lively kakko drum performance played during such a noh dance
    Synonym: 囃子 (hayashi) (more generally, “musical accompaniment during a noh play”)
  4. (Noh theater) a 羯鼓物 (kakko mono), the fourth act in a noh play, consisting of such a dance
  5. (dance) a 羯鼓踊り (kakko odori), a kind of folk dance performed with a kakko drum hung in front from one's neck

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

羯鼓 (galgo) (hangeul 갈고)

  1. Hanja form? of 갈고 (galgo).

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