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Noun (futsuumeishi)
Noh playNō-Stück, Nō-Drama

ON: ノウKUN: よ.く
ability, talent, skill, capacity

ON: ガク, ラク, ゴウKUN: たの.しい, たの.しむ, この.む
music, comfort, ease

Example sentences
私は能楽が歌舞伎より好きだが、それは前者が後者よりも優雅に思えるからである。Parts: (わたし), 能楽 (のうがく), 歌舞伎 (かぶき), より, 好き (すき), 其れ (それ), 前者 (ぜんしゃ), 後者 (こうしゃ), よりも, 優雅 (ゆうが), 思える (おもえる), から, であるI prefer Noh to Kabuki, because the former looks more elegant to me than the latter.
Je préfère le nô au kabuki, car le premier me semble plus élégant que le dernier.

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