衛門府

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
もん
Grade: 2

Grade: 4
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

(e, defense) +‎ (mon, gate) +‎ (fu, governmental department)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

衛門府 (hiragana えもんふ, rōmaji emonfu, historical hiragana ゑもんふ)

  1. (historical) an ancient type of governmental department responsible for guarding, opening and closing the gates to the royal palace

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