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両刃の剣
Readings
りょうばのけん
ryoubanoken
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
double-edged swordzweischneidiges Schwert

Kanji
ON: リョウKUN: てる, ふたつ
both, old Japanese coin, counter for carriages (e.g., in a train), two

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

ON: ケンKUN: つるぎ
sabre, sword, blade, clock hand

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