居合抜き

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
あ(い)
Grade: 2

Grade: S
kun'yomi

NounEdit

居合抜き (hiragana いあいぬき, romaji iainuki)

  1. the art of drawing one's sword in an instant, cutting, and then sheathing, all while sitting
  2. the performance of such, which was done during the Edo period

SynonymsEdit

  • (drawing a sword while seated): 居合い
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