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篳篥

See also: 觱篥

ChineseEdit

wicker bamboos good for poles; horn
trad. (篳篥)
simp. (筚篥)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

篳篥

  1. bili (a cylindrical double reed wind instrument used in the court and ritual music of China since ancient times)

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
篳篥 (hichiriki)

NounEdit

篳篥 (hiragana ひちりき, romaji hichiriki)

  1. a cylindrical double reed wind instrument used in the gagaku music of Japan