What is another word for shogunate?

Pronunciation: [ʃˈɒɡənˌe͡ɪt] (IPA)

The shogunate is a term that refers to the military dictatorships that ruled Japan during the period from the 12th to the 19th century. There are several synonyms for the term, including bakufu, which literally translates to "tent government" and refers to the military headquarters that was established during the Kamakura Period. Other synonyms for shogunate include shogunato, which is a Spanish term, and seii taishogun, which was the title given to the military ruler of Japan during this period. Additionally, terms such as military government, samurai dictatorship, and feudal era are often used to describe this time in Japanese history.

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    • Proper noun, singular
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    Japanese feudal system, Japanese imperial government, Japanese military dictatorship, Japanese military government.

Usage examples for Shogunate

Yedo belongs to the old regime and the shogunate, Tokiyo to the new regime and the Restoration, with their history of ten years.
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Save this little, so that you may understand, that it was that last terrible stand of Saigo behind the hills of Kagoshima, where the shogunate perished and the empire was born again in 1868. And the shoguns you may care to know were that mighty line of feodal chieftains who had usurped the throne from the time of Yoritomo, to that of Keiki.
"The Way of the Gods"
John Luther Long
Custom confined the shogunate to the Minamoto family, and the actual power was wielded by Regents in the name of the Shogun.
"The Problem of China"
Bertrand Russell

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