Haikai

Haikai (Japanese 俳諧 comic, unorthodox) may refer in both Japanese and English to haikai no renga (renku), a popular genre of Japanese linked verse, which developed in the sixteenth century out of the earlier aristocratic renga. It meant `vulgar` or `earthy`, and often derived its effect from satire and puns, though `under the influence of...
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haikai

a comic renga, or Japanese linked-verse form. The haikai was developed as early as the 16th century as a diversion from the composition of the more ... [5 related articles]
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Haikai

Another term for haikai renga or renku. See discussion under renku and renga.
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