Jisho

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Noun
1. servant; valet; footman
Noun
2. someone who works in close quarters with the emperor or imperial familyArchaism
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3. low-ranking official who works for the imperial family or nobility (under the Ritsuryo system)Archaism
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4. ox-tender for oxcarts; horse boyArchaism
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5. honorary junior official of the Imperial Household Department's Board of Ceremonies involved in miscellaneous duties related to ceremoniesSee also 宮内省
Other forms
舎人 【とねり】舍人 【しゃじん】舍人 【とねり】
Notes
とねり: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading). 舍人: Out-dated kanji. とねり: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading). 舍人: Out-dated kanji.

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