錫杖

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See also: 锡杖

Chinese[edit]

tin cane, walking stick
trad. (錫杖)
simp. (锡杖)

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Noun[edit]

錫杖

  1. Buddhist abbot's staff

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Jinmeiyō

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (shaku, tin, stannum) +‎ (, staff).

Noun[edit]

錫杖 (hiragana しゃくじょう, rōmaji shakujō)

  1. (weaponry) A khakkhara; Buddhist monk's "sounding staff".

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