Tatting Glossary Japanese/English

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JAPANESE PRONUNCIATION** ENGLISH
Ta-Ka-Shi-Ma Ta-t-Chi-N-Gu* (B)ari Takashima tatting hook
E-Ji-N-Gu* Edging
Shi-Ri-i-Zu* Series
Shi-ya-To-Ru* Shuttle
Shi-yo-o-Ru* Shawl
(J)i-yo-(Z)e-Fu-i-N-No-o-To* Josephine Knot
Su-(P)u-Ri-i-To-Ri-N-(G)u* Split Ring (Reverse Stitch)
Ta-Te-i-N-Gu* Shi-ya-To-Ru* Shuttle (tatting, common form)
Ta-t-Chi-N-Gu* Shi-ya-To-Ru* Shuttle (tatting, variant form)
Ta-Te-i-N-Gu* Tatting (prefix common form)
Ta-t-Chi-N-Gu* Tatting (prefix variant form)
Ta-Te-i-N-Gu* Re-e-Su* Tatting (n.) (common form)
Ta-t-Chi-N-Gu* Re-e-Su* Tatting (n.) (variant form)
Ta-t-Chi-N-Gu* (B)ari Tatting needle (hook)
(D)a-(B)u-Ru* Su-Te-t-Chi* Double Stitch (ds), Double Knot (dk)
Te-e-(B)u-Ru* Ku-Ro-Su* Tablecloth
Te-Ki-Su-To* Textbook
Do-I-Ri-i* Doily
(B)a-g-(G)u* Bag (Handbag)
(P)i-Ko-t-To* Picot
(B)u-Ri-d-(J)i* Chain (Bridge)
(P)e-e-(J)i* Page
Mo-Chi-i-Fu* Motif
Ra-N-Chi-yo-N Ma-t-To* Luncheon Mat
Ra-N-Na-a* Runner
Ri-(B)a-a-Su-Su-Te-t-Chi* Reverse Stitch (Split Ring)
Re-e-Su* Lace
Re-e-Su* (B)ari Crochet Hook
Ni Hon (v)U-o-Gu* Sha Nihon Vogue Co.: publisher of craft books.
Ito Thread
Hari, (B)ari Needle, hook (crochet)
A-Mi-Kata Instructions, directions
Fuji To Tei Ko (Cho) Fujito, Tei: tatting (authoress), Tatting (Tatchingureesu), 1981 T. Seto, Nihon Vogue (Japanese)
Taka Shima Toshi Ko Takashima, Toshiko: tatting authoress, Takashima Tatting Text 1 (Takashimatatchingu Tekisuto 1) and Text 2, double-ended tatting hook inventor
*[Loan word borrowed from English] [top]
**[a = a in father, e = ay in bay, i = ee in seed, o = o in bode, u = oo in mood] [top]