Japanese Word Entry

刺絡
Kana:しらく
Romaji:shiraku
Definition: bloodletting

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Chinese characters used in this word

thorn, pierce, stab, prick, sting, calling card, irritate, prod
Readings
Mandarin: ㄘˋ (cì), ㄑㄧˋ (qì), ㄘ (cī)
Cantonese: ci3, cik3, sik3
Japanese: シ (shi)、 セキ (seki) / さ.す (sasu)、 さ.さる (sasaru)、 さ.し (sashi)、 とげ (toge)、 そしる (soshiru)
Korean: 자 (ja), 척 (cheog)
Vietnamese: thứ, thích

entwine, coil around, get caught in, enmesh, wrap around, web, net
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄨㄛˋ (luò), ㄌㄠˋ (lào)
Cantonese: lok3, lok6
Japanese: ラク (raku) / から.む (karamu)、 から.まる (karamaru)、 まとう (matou)、 つながる (tsunagaru)
Korean: 락 (rag)
Vietnamese: lạc, rạc
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