Musubi

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 結びの神 (Musubi-no-Kami).

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Musubi

  1. (mythology, Shintō) The Japanese god of love and marriage. Also known as Musubi-no-Kami. To girls he appears in the shape of a handsome young man, leaping suddenly forward from Kanzakura, the sacred cherry tree in which he lives. He will offer her a bough of cherry blossom, promising love in the future. An old shrine of his can be found in Kagami, in the province of Mimasaka.

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Romanization[edit]

Musubi

  1. rōmaji reading of むすび