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Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of くわ – see the following entry at .
くわ【鍬】
[noun]a hoe (agricultural tool)
[proper noun]a surname
(This term, くわ, is a hiragana spelling of .)

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of くわ – see the following entry at .
くわ,クワ【桑】
[noun]mulberry
(This term, くわ, is a hiragana spelling of .)

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of くわ – see the following entries.
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[noun]a fire
[noun]one of the five classical elements in traditional Chinese philosophy and medicine: see   Wu Xing on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
[noun](historical) under the old 律令 (Ritsuryō) system of ancient Japan, a military grouping, consisting of 10 soldiers: a squad
[noun]Short for 火曜日 (kayōbi): Tuesday
[affix]fire
[affix]light
[affix]burning
[affix]passion
[affix]imminently
[affix]explosive
[proper noun]Antares, in the constellation Scorpio
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[affix]flower
[affix]red-light district
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[suffix]department, section
[suffix](taxonomy) family
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[affix]to change; to take the form of
[affix]to influence
[suffix]-ization, -ification; action of making something that way
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[counter]pieces of fruit
[noun]fruit
[noun](Buddhism) phala, attained state, result
[noun](Buddhism) enlightenment (as the fruits of one's Buddhist practice)
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[affix]currency
[affix]goods
[affix]treasure
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[noun]fault; error; mistake
[noun]the past
[noun]excess
[prefix](chemistry) super-, over-; per
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[noun]flashiness, showiness
[proper noun]a surname
[proper noun]a male or female given name
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[affix]eddy, swirl, whirlpool, vortex
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(This term, くわ, is the historical hiragana spelling of several Sino-Japanese terms.)
For a list of all kanji with historical on'yomi くわ, not just those used in Sino-Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji with historical on reading くわ.