Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 闕腋(けってき) in Japanese

闕腋, 欠掖
Kana Reading
けってき, けつえき
ketteki, ketsueki
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    unstitched, open side of some traditional Japanese clothing; clothing with such an open side
  • Parts of speech
    robe worn by military officials with a round collar, unstitched open sides and no ran

Kanji in this word


4 strokes

lack, gap, fail, yawning radical (no. 76)

On'Yomi: ケツ, ケン

Kun'Yomi: か.ける, か.く

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12 strokes

armpit, side

On'Yomi: エキ, セキ

Kun'Yomi: わき

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11 strokes

side (of body), carry under arm

On'Yomi: エキ

Kun'Yomi: たす.ける, わきばさ.む

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18 strokes

lack, gap, fail, imperial palace

On'Yomi: ケツ

Kun'Yomi: か.ける

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