道化師

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 道化師 on Japanese Wikipedia
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どう
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道化師 (hiragana どうけし, rōmaji dōkeshi, historical hiragana だうけし)

  1. a clown (performance artist working in a circus)
    • 2000 January 27, “やみどうのサギー [Treekster, the Dark Clown]”, in Vol.7 (in Japanese), Konami:
      どこからともなく (あらわ)れる (どう) () () () () () (うご)きで (こう) (げき)をかわす。
      Doko kara to mo naku arawareru dōkeshi. Fushigi na ugoki de kōgeki o kawasu.
      A clown who pops up out of nowhere and dodges attacks with wacky movements.

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