禍津日

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
まが
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kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Short for 禍津日神.

Noun[edit]

禍津日 (hiragana まがつひ, rōmaji magatsuhi)

  1. God of misfortune in the Japanese Shintō religion. Also known as 八十禍津日神 (alternate spelling 八十枉津日神, やそまがつひのかみ, Yasomagatsuhi-no-kami) or 大禍津日 (alternate spelling 大枉津日, おおまがつひのかみ, Ōmagatsuhi-no-kami), which may in certain traditions be considered as two separate gods of misfortune.