Resources > Dictionary

玉手箱, たまて箱, たまてばこ

  • tamatebako

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • treasure chest (in the story of Urashima Taro)
  • Urashima's casket
  • Pandora's box

Definition

  • important secret that is not easily revealed to others

Examples of 玉手箱,たまて箱,たまてばこ in a Sentence

乙姫は浦島太郎に美しい玉手箱くれました
Lady Otohime gave Urashima Taro a beautiful Tamate-box.

Related Study Lists

There's Nothing Here Yet!

Nobody has created a related Study List yet. Create one now to help build your vocabulary quickly.

Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now