めがたき【女敵・妻敵】 : megataki | define meaning
Region: Honshu (Standard)
- Another male who lusts after one's love (girlfriend, wife, etc.): a rival in love; a love rival.
Derived from め【女】 me "female; woman" and the rendaku for of かたき【敵】 kataki "rival; opponent". Cognate to the Okinawan term みがたち【女敵】 migatachi "rival in love".