能管

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
のう
Grade: 5
かん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (, noh theater) + (kan, pipe; wind instrument).

Noun[edit]

能管 (hiragana のうかん, romaji nōkan)

  1. a transverse flute used to accompany a Japanese noh theater performance: a nohkan