shogun

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See also: shōgun

English[edit]

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From Japanese 将軍 (shōgun), itself the short form of 征夷大将軍 (seii taishōgun, literally general who overcomes the barbarians).

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shogun (plural shoguns or shogun)

  1. The supreme generalissimo of feudal Japan.
    • 1619: W. W. Gent (tr.), A briefe relation of the persecution lately made against the Catholike christians, in the Kingdome of Iaponia, devided into two books
      The third is the Shogun who reygneth at the preſent, and hath rayſed the perſecution (whereof this booke intreateth) againſt the Chriſtians, and he as it ſeemeth is acknowledged as Lord of all the threeſcore and ſix Kingdomes of Iaponia.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 将軍 (shōgun).

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shogun

  1. shogun

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 将軍 (shōgun).

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shogun m (plural shoguns)

  1. shogun

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Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 将軍 (shōgun).

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  • IPA(key): /ʃo.ɡun/
  • Hyphenation: sho‧gun

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shogun (plural, first-person possessive shogunku, second-person possessive shogunmu, third-person possessive shogunnya)

  1. Nonstandard spelling of syogun.

Italian[edit]

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Borrowed from Japanese 将軍 (shōgun).

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  • IPA(key): /ʃoˈɡun/, [ʃoˈɡun̺]
  • Hyphenation: sho‧gùn

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shogun m (invariable)

  1. shogun

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Polish[edit]

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From Japanese 将軍 (shōgun).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈɕɔ.ɡun/, /ˈʂɔ.ɡun/

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shogun m pers

  1. (uncommon) shogun

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