List: legend

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神武 じんむ jinmu

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Emperor Jimmu, legendary founding Emperor of Japan
天孫降臨 てんそんこうりん tensonkourin

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • the descent to earth of the grandson of the sun goddess
三皇五帝 さんこうごてい sankougotei

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors (mythological rulers of ancient China)
瓊瓊杵尊 ににぎのみこと niniginomikoto

legend  Shinto  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Ninigi no Mikoto (Japanese deity; grandson of Amaterasu, great grandfather of Emperor Jimmu)
日本武尊 やまとたける yamatotakeru

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Yamato Takeru, 12th Emperor of Japan, who dressed as a maidservant in a successful plot to kill the leaders of the Kumaso tribe in Kumamoto
金鵄 きんし kinshi

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • golden kite (which landed on the tip of Emperor Jimmu's bow after he had defeated Nagasunehiko)
長髄彦 ながすねひこ nagasunehiko

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Nagasunehiko, legendary clan leader who opposed Emperor Jimmu's unification of Japan and was subsequently killed by the deity Nigihayahi
饒速日命 にぎはやひのみこと nigihayahinomikoto

legend  Shinto  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Nigihayahi, deity who married Nagasunehiko's younger sister and subsequently killed him when he opposed Emperor Jimmu
神武東征 じんむとうせい jinmutousei

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Emperor Jimmu's eastern expedition (starting in Hyuga in 607 BCE, ending with the unification of Yamato)
玉依姫 たまよりひめ tamayorihime

legend  noun  noun (generic) 

  • Tamayori-hime (deity; mother of Emperor Jimmu)
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