Kunoichi the Japanese word for female ninja

Kunoichi the Japanese word for female ninja

“Kunoichi,” the Japanese word for female ninja, literally translates as “nine and one” in reference to the female body having one more orifice than the male’s nine “Ninja is an on’yomi (Early Middle Chinese-influenced) reading of the two kanji. In the native kun’yomi kanji reading, it is pronounced shinobi, a shortened form of the transcription […]