Re: [SCA-JML] karuta aka trump?
- Gara of Lions Gate wrote:
> Greetings Effingham-dono,I'm not really sure. Cards can be called trumps, so I guess they went with
> As I was perusing your Miscellany, I was reading the page about card games.
> I was wondering if you knew why Japanese people see a deck of cards and call
> it "toranpu" or trump. I know there is a game that exists called trump, but
> why did they pick up that particular word?
that. But it does seem odd...
> p.s. Excellent job btw!! Incredible well laid out and easy to browse.
> Thank you!
I'm still adding stuff to it and it will be a work in progress for some time.