See also: 风神

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ChineseEdit

 
wind; news; style; custom; manner
 
God; unusual; mysterious; soul; spirit; divine essence; lively; spiritual being
trad. (風神)
simp. (风神)
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NounEdit

風神

  1. god of wind

JapaneseEdit

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The Japanese wind god Fūjin, Sōtatsu, 17th century.
Kanji in this term
ふう
Grade: 2
じん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Chinese 風神 ‎(*biung *jhin). Compare modern Mandarin 風神风神 (fēngshén).

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Proper nounEdit

風神 ‎(hiragana ふうじん, romaji Fūjin)

  1. (mythology, Shintō): the Japanese god of the wind

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
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