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Ehōmaki is a sushi roll that you eat facing the lucky direction on the day of the Setsubun (February 3rd).
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ehoumaki
noun
  1. Ehomaki (sushi roll eaten during setsubun)
toha
particle
  1. indicates word or phrase being defined
setsubun
sechibun
sechibu
noun
  1. last day of winter in the traditional Japanese calendar (usually February 3 or 4); holiday for end of winter (accompanied by a bean scattering ceremony)
  2. last day of any season (according to the traditional Japanese calendar)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
ehou
noun
  1. favourable or lucky direction (favorable)
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
muku
godan verb
  1. to face
  2. to turn toward
  3. to be suited to; to be fit for
taberu
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to eat
makizushi
noun
  1. sushi made rolled in nori seaweed with a core of filling
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
yo
particle
  1. (at sentence end) indicates indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.
  2. (after a noun) used when calling out to someone
  3. (in mid-sentence) used to catch one's breath or get someone's attention
  4. yo!

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