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弓場始め, ゆばはじめ

  • yubahajime

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • ceremony on the fifth day of the 10th lunar month in which the emperor would watch prize archery (Heian and Kamakura periods)

Definition

  • first firing of the bow (after the New Year or the reconstruction of the archery range (in military families))

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