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Japan Vocab

Japan Vocab by Daniel Mejia

TermDefinition
indicate to show that something exists or is likely to be true
survive to live or make a living;continue to live despite danger
conflict disagreement or argument;war
principle belief or idea on which something is based on
accumulate to gradually get more of something
decline gradual decrease in the quality or importance of something.
rebel someone who opposes or fights an authority
prohibit to forbid or make illegal
proximity closeness in space
archipelago chain of islands
mainland the major land area of a continent
kami gods or spirits
Prince Shotoku Shotoku was not an emperor. He was a regent for the empress , his aunt Suiko.
regent is someone who governs a country in the name of a ruler who is too young or otherwise unable to rule.
constitution plan of government
Minamoto Yoritomo the most powerful man in Japan
shogun supreme military commander
daimyo local land-owning lords
feudalism This is a social system in which lords grant people land or other rewards in exchange for military service.
samurai highly trained warriors
bushido This was strict code of conduct that guided the behavior of samurai.
armada large fleet of ships
typhoon violent tropical storms
Oda Nonunaga worked all his life to bring Japan"Under One Sword".
Toyotomi Hideyoshi unified Japan in 1590 with peace by personal loyalties
Tokugawa Ieyasu united the country once more in 1600 after taking the title of shogun.
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