JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
竿
もち
Hyōgaiji
さお > ざお
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (mochi, bird-lime) +‎ 竿 (sao, pole).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(もち)竿(ざお) (mochizao

  1. pole that has been covered in bird-lime

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN