Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Kagutsuchi

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 迦具土 (かぐつち, Kagutsuchi), originally a compound of かぐ (kagu, obsolete verb root meaning “to shine, to sparkle”) + (tsu, Old Japanese possessive particle) + (chi, power, life force).

PronunciationEdit

 
Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Proper nounEdit

Kagutsuchi

  1. (Japanese mythology, Shinto) The Japanese god of fire, son of Izanagi and Izanami and brother of Amaterasu, Susanoo, Tsukuyomi and Ōyamatsumi; he burned to death his mother while being born.
    Synonyms: Kajin, Kagutsuchi-no-Kami, Hinokagutsuchi, Homusubi

Coordinate termsEdit

TranslationsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

Kagutsuchi

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かぐつち