See also: tennō and Tenno

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 天皇 (tennō).

NounEdit

tenno (plural tennos)

  1. The emperor of Japan as her head of state and the head of the Japanese imperial family.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Webster’s Third New International Dictionary lists only the spelling tenno, noting that it is often capitalized.
  • Microsoft Encarta Online has no entry.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 天皇 (tennō).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛn.no/, [ˈt̪ɛn̺n̺o]
  • Rhymes: -ɛnno
  • Hyphenation: tèn‧no

NounEdit

tenno m (invariable)

  1. The official title of the emperor of Japan.
  2. The emperor of Japan.

ReferencesEdit

  • tenno in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana