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Jurōjin

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EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 寿老人 (Jurōjin), from Middle Chinese (dʒjùw "longevity") + (láw "old") + (nyin "person").

Proper nounEdit

Jurōjin

  1. (mythology, Shinto) The Japanese god of longevity. One of the seven gods of luck.

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RomanizationEdit

Jurōjin

  1. Rōmaji transcription of じゅろうじん