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Noun (futsuumeishi)
blade, sword

See also: 刃文, はもん
forged blade, wavy pattern on forged blades

See also: 籾
Obscure term
unhulled riceSchneide, Schwert

ON: ジン, ニンKUN: は, やいば, き.る
blade, sword, edge

Example sentences
彼女はいつも人に対してやいばをといでいます。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 何時も (いつも), (ひと), に対して (にたいして), (やいば), 研ぐ (とぐ)She always has some axe to grind.

私のナイフの刃は、とても鋭い。Parts: (わたし), ナイフ, (は), 迚も (とても), 鋭い (するどい)My knife has such a fine edge.
Die Klinge meines Messers ist sehr scharf.

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