Japanese Word Entry

辻斬り
Kana:つじぎり
Definition: killing a passerby in order to test a new sword

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Chinese characters used in this word

crossing, crossroad, street corners, (kokuji), crossroads, street
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˊ (shí)
Cantonese: sap6
Japanese: つじ
Korean:
Vietnamese: thập, mời, mười

beheading, kill, murder, cut, chop, sever, behead
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄢˇ (zhǎn), ㄓㄢˋ (zhàn)
Cantonese: zaam2
Japanese: ザン、 サン、 セン、 ゼン / き.る
Korean:
Vietnamese: trảm
Variants
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