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ChineseEdit

 
thorn; sting; prick; pierce; stab; thrust; assassinate; murder
green (blue, black); Qinghai province (abbrev.)
simp. and trad.
(刺青)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

刺青

  1. tattoo

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 1
Irregular

EtymologyEdit

The kanji is jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 刺青

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)

NounEdit

刺青 (hiragana いれずみ, rōmaji irezumi)

  1. Alternative spelling of 入れ墨 (tattoo) (an image made in the skin with ink and a needle)