For the eleventh day of Lexember, I present a word for writing of prayers on sand using a finger.

Lexember 11: mikodojyu

Pronunciation

  • mikodòjyu: /mi.ko.ꜜdo.dʑjɯ/
  • mikodōjyu: /mi.ko.doː.dʑjɯ/
  • mikodójyu: /mi.ko.ꜛdo.dʑjɯ/

Noun

mikodōjyu

  1. A prayer to a spirit written in loose sand using a finger.
  2. Any prayer or request to Mifúno, the desert spirit.

mikodójyu

  1. A prayer or request that could have dire consequences for asking.

Verb

mikodòjyu

  1. To commit suicide by asking the spirits to perform the killing.

mikodōjyu

  1. To pray or request a boon from Mifúno.
2016-12-11