鬼門

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
もん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Literally "demon gate". A direction in which a demon comes and goes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

鬼門 ‎(hiragana きもん, romaji kimon)

  1. the north-eastern direction
  2. an undesirable place or thing