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Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 下院, かいん
house of parliament (congress, diet, etc.)

graduate school, postgraduate school
See also: 医院, いいん
See also: 病院, びょういん
institution (often medical), institutional building, government office

Buddhist term
sub-temple, minor temple building, temple, cloister

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
imperial palace

See also: 女院, にょういん
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
title bestowed on empresses, princesses, etc.

former (esp. of emperors, daimyos, etc.), latePalast von Kaiser, abgedanktem Kaiser oder Kaisermutter, Kaiser, abgedankter Kaiser, Kaisermutter, Suffix für Institutionen, Staatsorgane, Schulen, Krankenhäuser etc., Suffix für Tempel oder Tempelgebäude, Suffix an den postumen Namen von Kaiser, abgedanktem Kaiser oder Kaisermutter, Suffix an den postumen Namen hochgestellter Personen (im japan. Mittelalter)

ON: イン
Inst., institution, temple, mansion, school

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