しう

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Japanese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of しう – see the following entries.
四有
[noun](Buddhism) the four stages of existence:  (しょう) () (shōu, moment of birth),  (ほん) () (honnu, life),  () () (shiu, moment of death), and  (ちゅう) () (chūu, state between death and the next reincarnation)
死有
[noun](Buddhism) moment of death, one of  () () (shiu, the four stages of existence)
糸雨
[noun]drizzle
祠宇
[noun](archaic) shrine
(This term, しう, is the hiragana spelling of several Sino-Japanese terms.)