What is another word for tenno?

Pronunciation: [tˈɛnə͡ʊ] (IPA)

Tenno is a Japanese word that means 'heavenly sovereign'. It is usually used to refer to the Emperor of Japan. Synonyms for tenno include Mikado, which is a traditional title for the Emperor, as well as Emperor and Monarch. In Japan, the Emperor is considered a symbol of national unity and authority, and the term tenno is often used in official and historical contexts. Other synonyms for tenno might include 'ruler', 'leader', or 'sovereign', depending on the context and the culture in which the term is being used. Regardless of the synonym used, the term tenno emphasizes the importance of the Emperor's role in Japanese culture and society.

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What are the hypernyms for Tenno?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Tenno

More steps, and another gate containing the tenno, or gods of the four quarters, boldly carved and in strong action, with long eye- teeth, and at last the principal temple is reached.
"Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan"
Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
There was Jimmu tenno, the first real emperor.
"Little Sister Snow"
Frances Little
My astonishment was great as my pleasure at the meeting, and in my delight, being also conceited about my new attainments, I exclaimed in dog Japanese- tenno Heika Banzai!
"In the Yellow Sea"
Henry Frith

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