Last modified on 30 August 2010, at 22:05

屯食

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 2

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屯食 (hiragana とんじき, romaji tonjiki)

  1. food and drink served at a noble's banquet; in particular, rice balls
    • 1008-1010: Murasaki Shikibu Nikki
      五日夜は、殿の御産養。十五日の月くもりなくおもしろきに、池のみぎは近う、かがり火どもを木のしたにともしつつ、とじきども立てわたす。あやしきしづのをのさへづりありくけしきどもまで、いろふしにたちがほなり。
  2. a tray used to carry such food and drink

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ReferencesEdit

  • 1958 September 18, Kikan Ikeda; Shinji Kishigami, Ken Akiyama, Koten Bungaku Taikei 19: Makura no Sōshi, Murasaki Shikibu Nikki, Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4-00-060019-2: