Definition of 髷

  • topknot

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョク
  • まげ
  • わげ

Popular Words With This Kanji

髷, まげ

bun (hairstyle), chignon, topknot

丁髷, ちょんまげ

topknot (hair style)

髷結い, まげゆい

hairdressing of sumo wrestler's top-knot

赤熊髷, しゃぐままげ

hair tied with red yak's tail hair

忍髷, 忍ぶ髷, しのぶわげ

women's hairstyle (first appearing during the mid-18th century)

忍髷, 忍ぶ髷, しのぶわげ

women's hairstyle (first appearing during the mid-18th century)

兵庫髷, 兵庫曲, ひょうごわげ

female hairstyle starting from the Keicho period

丸髷, 丸曲, まるまげ, まるわげ

traditional married woman's hair style, with an oval chignon on top, men's hairstyle (Edo period)

島田髷, しまだまげ, しまだわげ

pompadour-like hair style, popular for unmarried women in the Edo period, shimada coiffure

付け髷, つけまげ

false coiffure


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