🌏 Region(s): Honshu (Standard)
ひきゅう【飛球】 : hikyuu | define meaning
- (Baseball) Fly ball; fly; batted ball
- (Rare) Dodgeball
Of Sinitic derivation, though not used in Chinese. Derived from ひ【飛】 hi "fly" and きゅう【球】 kyuu "ball". In the sense of baseball, this term is calqued on the English expression "fly ball". In the sense of dodgeball, the term is a variant of ひきゅう【避球】 hikyuu.