福禄寿

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of 福禄寿 – see 福祿壽.
(This term, 福禄寿, is the simplified form of 福祿壽.)
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Japanese[edit]

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福禄寿
Kanji in this term
寿
ふく
Grade: 3
ろく
Jinmeiyō
じゅ
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 福祿壽. Considered in Japan to be one of the Seven Lucky Gods starting from the Muromachi Period.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

福禄寿 ‎(hiragana ふくろくじゅ, romaji fukurokuju)

  1. wealth, good fortune, and longevity

Proper noun[edit]

福禄寿 ‎(hiragana ふくろくじゅ, romaji Fukurokuju)

  1. (Shintō): Fukurokuju; a god of happiness, wealth, and longevity, and one of the seven gods of good fortune

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