Angel Ramos- Medieval Japan Vocabulary

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StructureThe way something is set up or organized.
Courta tribunal presided over a judment
DaimyoOne of the great lords who were vassals of the sho gun.
SamuraiA member of a powerful military caste in federal Japan.
Figure Heada nominal leader or head without real power.
ShogunA heredity commander in chief in feudal Japan.
BushidoA code of honor and morals developed by Japanees.
Brace pair
ZenPopular new form of buddhism called zen.
RegentA person who rules a country for someone who is unable to rule alone.
ClansExtended families
ShintoTraditional religion of Japan.
UnprecedentedNever done
EquestrianRelating to horse riding.
MusterAssemble troops for preparation of battle.
BrocadeA rich fabric, usually silk, woven with a raised pattern, typically with gold or silver thread.
CormorantA large diving bird with a long neck, long hooked bill, short legs, and mainly dark plumage.
InferiorityThe condition of being lower in status or quality than another or others.
Prince shotokuHe ruled Japan when he was only 20 for many centuries.
lady Murasaki ShikibuOne of the greatest writers in early Japanese history.
repostTo send again.