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  • くろんぼ kuronbo
  • くろんぼう kuronbou

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  • derogatorynoun
    dark-skinned person, well-tanned person
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  • (wheat) smut
    • stagehand (in kabuki), prompter
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    Kanji in this word

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    • 11 strokes

      black

    • 7 strokes

      boy, priest's residence, priest