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Princeton's WordNet

  1. samisen, shamisen(noun)

    a Japanese stringed instrument resembling a banjo with a long neck and three strings and a fretted fingerboard and a rectangular soundbox; played with a plectrum

Wiktionary

  1. shamisen(Noun)

    A kind of three-stringed Japanese fretless lute

Freebase

  1. shamisen

    The shamisen or samisen, also called sangen, is a three-stringed, Japanese musical instrument played with a plectrum called a bachi. The Japanese pronunciation is usually "shamisen" but sometimes "jamisen" when used as a suffix.

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How to say shamisen in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shamisen in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shamisen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of shamisen

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