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魍魎

See also: 魍魉

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ChineseEdit

elf; sprite sprite; fairy
trad. (魍魎)
simp. (魍魉)
alt. forms 罔兩罔两
罔閬罔阆
蛧蜽
蝄蜽
网兩网两
 
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NounEdit

魍魎

  1. demons and monsters
  2. (literary) light part of a shadow

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Kanji in this term
もう
Hyōgaiji
りょう
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

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NounEdit

魍魎 (hiragana もうりょう, rōmaji mōryō, historical hiragana まうりやう)

  1. demons and monsters, especially those of the sea or rivers

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0