|stage curtain; tent||prefecture; mansion|
|simp. and trad.
- (historical) office of a commanding officer in ancient China
- (Japan) shogunate (administration of a shogun)
|Kanji in this term|
Originally referred to the tents or encampment of the commanders of a military force in the field. This then extended to refer to the command structure, and then to the form of government under a shōgun.
- (historical) shogunate (the government under a shogun)
- (historical) the tents or encampment of the commanders of a military force in the field