Harikari
Harikari \Ha"ri*ka`ri\ (h[aum]"r[i^]*k[aum]`r[i^]), n. See {Hara-kiri}. [1913 Webster]

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  • harakiri — /harəˈkɪri/ (say hahruh kiree) noun ritual suicide which involves ripping open the abdomen with a short sword or dagger as a demonstration of courage; the national form of honourable suicide in Japan, formerly practised among the samurai class… …   Australian English dictionary

  • harakiri — noun ritual suicide by self disembowelment on a sword; practiced by samurai in the traditional Japanese society • Syn: ↑hara kiri, ↑harikari, ↑seppuku • Regions: ↑Japan, ↑Nippon, ↑Nihon • Hypernym …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nihon — noun a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building • Syn: ↑Japan, ↑Nippon • Members of this Region: ↑harakiri, ↑hara kiri, ↑harikari, ↑seppuku, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nippon — noun a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building • Syn: ↑Japan, ↑Nihon • Members of this Region: ↑harakiri, ↑hara kiri, ↑harikari, ↑seppuku, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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