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noun as in commander in chief

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In the city of Yedo the new Shogun was very busy preparing either for peace or war.

In time the wanderers reached home, and when the Shogun heard of Manjiro's travels he made him a samurai, or wearer of two swords.

The ceremony of the competition by the best players was annually performed in the castle of the Shogun.

The family which ruled Japan as Shogun for the longest time before the Tokugawa, viz.

All those feudal governments enjoyed autonomy, subject to the general control of the central government of the Shogun.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shogun, such as: captain general, c in c, generalissimo, president, and u.s. president.

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