TAKOBOTO

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洒落本
Readings
しゃれぼん
sharebon
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
late Edo-period novelette about life in the red-light districtsSharebon (in der zweiten Hälfte der Edo-Zeit veröffentlichtes Romangenre, das die Halbwelt zum Thema hat)

Kanji
ON: シャ, ソン, サイ, セン, セイKUN: すす.ぐ, あら.う
wash, sprinkle

ON: ラクKUN: お.ちる, お.ち, お.とす
fall, drop, come down, village, hamlet

ON: ホンKUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

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