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We found 35 words and 1 kanji matching '玄:げん'
Word search: 35 words contain 玄 read as げん
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entranceway; entry hall; vestibule; foyer; entryway; mud room
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unpolished rice; unmilled rice; brown rice
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entrance; front door
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1. Black Tortoise (god said to rule over the northern heavens)  (see also: 四神)
2. seven mansions (Chinese constellations) of the northern heavens  (see also: 二十八宿; astronomy, etc. term)
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noun
sledgehammer
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entrance door; front door
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ancient Chinese god of the north (or rain, water, etc.)  (obscure term)
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abstruse; occult; mysterious
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front entrance; front door
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side entrance
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Kanji search: 1 match
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ゲン    mystery, dark   
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short, tiny   
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シ   いと thread   
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lid
 
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