TAKOBOTO

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浮世絵
Readings
うきよえ
ukiyoe
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
ukiyoe (color print of everyday life in the Edo period) (colour)Ukiyoe, estampe japonaiseUkiyo-e, japanischer Farbholzschnitt, Bilddarstellung der vergänglichen Welt der Vergnügungsviertel (wörtl. etw. Bilder der vergänglichen Welt“; Genremalerei seit dem Ende des 16.Jhd.; Motive v.a. aus dem Milieu der Kurtisanen, Schauspieler und des Kabukitheaters)

Kanji
ON: KUN: う.く, う.かれる, う.かぶ, む, う.かべる
floating, float, rise to surface

ON: セイ, セ, ソウKUN: よ, さんじゅう
generation, world, society, public

ON: カイ, エ
picture, drawing, painting, sketch

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