#16 deshou ka?
October 28, 2010 7:34 PM Subscribe
Japanese language question: I am looking for a numerical reference that means one's special trick, or signature gesture.
posted by MonkeyMeat to Writing & Language (5 answers total) 4 users marked this as a favorite
I thought it was "Juurokuban" but appears not to be, or at least Google has never heard of it. I believe it is rooted in kabuki, and refers to a family secret repertoire. Does anyone know what I'm talking about or am I making this up?