Last modified on 20 January 2015, at 02:09

拍子木

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ひょう
Grade: S

Grade: 1
き > ぎ
Grade: 1
jūbakoyomi

EtymologyEdit

From 拍子 (hyōshi, beat) +‎ (ki, wood).

NounEdit

拍子木 (hiragana ひょうしぎ, romaji hyōshigi)

  1. (music) a Japanese percussion instrument made of two pieces of hardwood or bamboo that are tied together with a rope and struck together