How to say karuta in Japanese

かるたkarutaatejiatejiatejiatejiカルタKARUTA

noun:

  • karuta; traditional Japanese playing cards - From Portuguese "carta"

Example Sentences

カルタKARUTAwo配ってkubatteくださいkudasai
Please deal the cards.
旗本hatamotono屋敷yashikide歌留多karutanokaiga催さmoyoosareta
They met at the estate of the shogun's retainer to play a game of cards.
歌留多karutanokaiga百物語hyakumonogatarinokainiでもdemo変っkawataようyouni一種isshuno暗いkurai空気kuukigaこのkono一座ichizawo押しoshi包んtsutsundedaremokaremoみなmina黙っdamateita
Just as if the card gathering had turned into a ghost story telling party, a kind of dark mood had settled over those present and everyone was silent.

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