篳篥

See also: 觱篥

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

MandarinEdit

simpl. 筚篥
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bìlì
Zhuyin ㄅㄧˋ ㄌㄧˋ
IPA (key) /pi⁵¹⁻⁵³ li⁵¹/
Homophones
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壁立
篳篥/筚篥
薜荔

NounEdit

篳篥 (traditional, Pinyin bìlì, simplified 筚篥)

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

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Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 23:25