魍魎

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See also: 魍魉

Chinese[edit]

elf; sprite sprite; fairy
trad. (魍魎)
simp. (魍魉)
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魍魎

  1. demons and monsters
  2. (literary) light part of a shadow

Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
もう
Hyōgaiji
りょう
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

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魍魎 ‎(hiragana もうりょう, romaji mōryō, historical hiragana まうりやう)

  1. demons and monsters, especially those of the sea or rivers

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0