Japanese Word Entry

腋毛
Kana:わきげ
Romaji:wakige
Definition: underarm hair, armpit hair
Alternative form: 脇毛

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Chinese characters used in this word

armpit, side
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧˋ (yì), ㄧㄝˋ (yè)
Cantonese: jat6, jik6, jit6
Japanese: エキ (eki)、 セキ (seki) / わき (waki)
Korean: 액 (aeg)
Vietnamese: dịch, nách

fur, hair, feather, down, feathers, coarse
Readings
Mandarin: ㄇㄠˊ (máo), ㄇㄠˋ (mào)
Cantonese: mou4
Japanese: モウ (mou)、 ボウ (bou) / け (ke)
Korean: 모 (mo)
Vietnamese: mao, mô

armpit, the other way, another place, flank, supporting role, ribs, armpits, threaten
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄝˊ (xié)
Cantonese: hip3
Japanese: キョウ (kyou) / わき (waki)、 わけ (wake)
Korean: 협 (hyeob)
Vietnamese: hiếp
Variants
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