Jisho

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Words — 13 found

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1. Emperor Jimmu; legendary founding Emperor of JapanLegend
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1. the descent to earth of the grandson of the sun goddessLegend
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2. Tenson kōrinIn Japanese mythology, the tenson kōrin is the descent of... Read more
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1. Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors (mythological rulers of ancient China)Legend
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2. Three Sovereigns and Five EmperorsThe Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors were a group of se... Read more
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1. Emperor Jimmu's eastern expedition (starting in Hyuga in 607 BCE, ending with the unification of Yamato)Legend, See also 神武
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1. Nigihayahi; deity who married Nagasunehiko's younger sister and subsequently killed him when he opposed Emperor JimmuShinto, Legend
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邇芸速日命 【にぎはやひのみこと】
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1. Ninigi no Mikoto (Japanese deity; grandson of Amaterasu, great grandfather of Emperor Jimmu)Shinto, Legend
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瓊瓊杵命 【ににぎのみこと】邇邇芸命 【ににぎのみこと】
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1. Tamayori-hime (deity; mother of Emperor Jimmu)Legend
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玉依姫 【たまよりびめ】
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はつくにしらすすめらみこと 始馭天下之天皇
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1. first emperor to rule the land (title bestowed upon Emperor Jimmu on his coronation)Legend
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1. golden kite (which landed on the tip of Emperor Jimmu's bow after he had defeated Nagasunehiko)Legend
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1. Itsuse no Mikoto; older brother of Emperor Jimmu who accompanied him on his eastern expedition but died in Kinokuni before reaching YamatoLegend
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1. creation of Japan (by the gods Izanagi and Izanami); birthing of JapanLegend
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国産み 【くにうみ】
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1. Nagasunehiko; legendary clan leader who opposed Emperor Jimmu's unification of Japan and was subsequently killed by the deity NigihayahiLegend
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1. Yamato Takeru; 12th Emperor of Japan, who dressed as a maidservant in a successful plot to kill the leaders of the Kumaso tribe in KumamotoLegend
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倭建 【やまとたける】ヤマトタケル
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