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天神
Readings
てんじん
tenjin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
also pronounced てんしん
heavenly god, heavenly gods

spirit of Sugawara no Michizane
See also: 天満宮
Tenmangu shrine (dedicated to Michizane's spirit)

See also: 梅干し
Colloquialism
pit of a dried plum, dried plum

See also: 天神髷
Abbreviation
tenjin hairstyle

prostitute of the second-highest class (Edo period)himmlische Götter, (der als Gott der Literatur verehrte) Sugawara no Michizane (845903)
Kanji
ON: テンKUN: あまつ, あめ, あま-
heavens, sky, imperial

ON: シン, ジンKUN: かみ, かん-, こう-
gods, mind, soul

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