Last modified on 26 June 2014, at 02:13

血路

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From  ("blood") +  ("route").

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

血路

  1. (archaic) an escape route carved out by charging through the enemy's line

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けつ
Grade: 3

Grade: 3
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Literally "blood path". Originally a path that a bleeding, injured animal uses to escape.

NounEdit

血路 (hiragana けつろ, romaji ketsuro)

  1. an escape path from surrounding enemies
  2. a way out from a difficult situation

IdiomsEdit