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How is this head cloth called? 2020/10/30 20:32
Hi :)
So, I always see this head cloth in animes and also in japanese illustrated books. But I would like to know how its called in japanese.

Its this one: https://kimetsu-no-yaiba.fandom.com/wiki/Suyako

You can also See it Here: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.pinterest.jp/amp/pin/8525174044327073...

Its the second Picture on the left Side.

I would be really greatful for Your Help because I need this for a assignment.

Thanks :)
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Re: How is this head cloth called? 2020/11/1 18:21
The cloth itself is called 手ぬぐい (tenugui). It's just a cloth made of cotton material, the size of a face towel, with no sewing done. On your second link, both workers on the left page are wearing tenugi on their heads.

I assume, however, that you are referring to the way that it's worn. There are indeed names for each style. But I realize that tenugi aren't typically tied at the front. I suppose it's not practical.

Tenugui are typical souvenirs nowadays, and they come in various designs, often as novelties. Many people even collect them.
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