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This is the third part of a dictionary of Japanese erotic vocabulary I have been compiling over the years. The left column has the term in kanji (pictographs) followed by the phonetic English spelling in parenthesis, with the English translation in the right column.

金玉 (kintama) testicles, balls

妓楼 (girō)  brothel

妓館 (gikan)  brothel

客取り (kyakutori)  prostitutes hunting for patrons

去勢 (kyosei)  castration

郭 (kurowa)  red-light district

郭通いをする (kurowagayoi o suru)  frequent a house of ill fame

下り腹 (kudaribachi)  loose bowels

傾城 (keisei)  beautiful woman; courtesan

傾城町 (keiseimachi)  courtesan’s quarters

検梅 (kenbai)  syphilis test

検蕃 (kenban)  geisha exchange

荒淫 (kōin)  sexual indulgence

交接 (kōsetsu)  sexual intercourse

交合 (kōgō)  sexual union

交尾 (kōbi)  copulation (in animals)

交媾 (kōkō) sexual union

好色 (kōshoku)  sensuality, lewdness, lust

好色漢 (kōshokukan)   a lewd man, a lecher; a satyr

好色家 (kōshokuka)    a lewd man, a lecher; a satyr

好色文学 (kōshobungaku)      pornographic literature

好色本 (kōshobon)    pornography; obscene literature

高等淫売婦 (kōtōinbaifu)   a high-class whore

公娼 (kōshō)  licensed prostitution

公娼制度 (kōshōseido)   state-regulated prostitution

公娼廃止 (kōshōhaishi)       abolition of licensed prostitution

公娼廃止運動 (kōshōhaishiundō)    movement against licensed prostitution

公娼を許す (kōshōwoyurusu)  permit licensed prostitution

強姦 (gōkan)  rape

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This is the second part of a dictionary of Japanese erotic vocabulary I have been compiling over the years. The left column has the term in kanji (pictographs) followed by the phonetic English spelling in parenthesis, with the English translation in the right column.

色男 (iro otoko) a paramour, a lady killer

色女 (iro onna) a concubine

色気 (iroke) sex appeal, sensuality

色気付く (irokezu ku) arrive at puberty

色好み (irogono mi)) sensuality, lust

色気違い (irokichigai)      sex mania

色狂い (irogurui / irokichigai)      sex mania

色町 (iromachi)      red-light district

色里 (irozato)         red-light district

色事 (irogoto)        love affair, love scene

色事師 (irogotoshi)           philanderer, lady killer

色話 (irobanashi)   love story; love talk

色敵 (irogataki)     love rival

色狂い (irogurui)   libertinism, dissipation

裏返しにする (uragaeshi ni suru)          go back to the same prostitute again

花魁 (oiran)                courtesan, high-class prostitute

男狂い (otokogurui)         wantonness; running after men

男役 (otokoyaku)               woman impersonating a man

女食い (onnakui)              a philanderer

女道楽 (onnadōraku)       sensual pleasures, debauchery

女の姿になる (onna no sugata ni naru)             disguise oneself as a woman

女たらし (onnatarashi)    a lady killer, a philanderer

花柳 (kanryū)         geisha girls, courtesans; red-light district

花柳界 (kanryūkai)                red-light district

花柳病 (kanryūbyō)                 venereal disease

官能的  (kan no teki) sensual

官能的快楽 (kan no teki kai raku) voluptuous pleasures

姦する (kan suru) rape; violate; have illicit intercourse

姦婦 (kanpu)          adulteress

姦淫 (kannin)         adultery

姦通 (kantsū)         adultery

姦通者 (kantsū)     adulteress

姦通罪 (kantsūzai)       crime of adultery

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This is the first part of a dictionary of Japanese erotic vocabulary
I have been compiling over the years. The left column has the
term in kanji (pictographs) followed by the phonetic English
spelling in parenthesis, with the English translation in the right
column.

秋の色 (aki no iro) sensuality, lust, sexual passion

遊女 (asobihime) harlot, prostitute

言い寄る (iiyoru) make (sexual) advances to a woman

淫心 (inshin) sexual passion

淫行 (inkō obscenity, harlotry

淫乱 (inran) debauchery, lewdness, lasciviousness

淫売 (inbai) prostitution

淫売婦 (inbaifu) prostitute

淫売宿 (inbaiyado) brothel

淫奔 (inpon) lewdness, lasciviousness

淫事 (inji) lascivious act

淫風 (inpū) lewd manners; immorality

淫書 (insho) pornographic book

淫婦 (inpu) harlot

淫欲 (inyoku) lust

淫猥 (inwai) indecency

淫楽 (inraku) carnal pleasure

淫蕩 (intō) dissipation, lewdness

淫慾 (inyoku) lust

淫靡 (inbi) impurity, lust

淫茎 (inkei) the penis

淫部 (inpu) pubic region, private parts

淫毛 (inmō) pubic hair

淫奔 (inpon) wantonness, lustfulness, lewdness

陰茎 (inkei) the penis

陰核 (inkaku) the clitoris

陰嚢 (innō) scrotum, testicles

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