TAKOBOTO

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歌舞伎者傾奇者かぶき者
Readings
かぶきもの
kabukimono
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
dandy, peacock, early-17th-century equivalent of present-day yakuza, Edo-period eccentric who attracted public attention with their eye-catching clothes, peculiar hairstyle, and weird behavior

Kanji
ON: KUN: うた, うた.う
song, sing

ON: KUN: ま.う, -ま.う, まい
dance, flit, circle, wheel

ON: ギ, キKUN: わざ, わざおぎ
deed, skill

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

ON: ケイKUN: かたむ.く, かたむ.ける, かたぶ.く, かた.げる, かし.げる
lean, incline, tilt, trend, wane, sink, ruin, bias

ON: KUN: く.しき, あや.しい, くし, めずら.しい
strange, strangeness, curiosity

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

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