Chris Dorantes-Social Studies Vocabulary

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Question Answer
Clana extended family
Shintothe traditional religion of japan
Regentis a person who rules a country for someone who is unable to rule alone
Courta group of nobles who live near and serve or advise a ruler
Zen arrived from China and was very popular and was the new form of Buddhism
DiamyoJapan's large land owners
Samurai professional warriors
Figureheada person who appears to rule even thou real power rests with someone else
Shoguna genaral who ruled Japan in the emporers name
Bushido the samurai code of rules
Unprecentedednot don or done before
Brocadesa rich heavy cloth interwoven with a raised design
Comrades a companion or friend
Inferiorityto be in a lower rank or station
Equestrainriding or horseback riders
Musteredgathered together
Reposta meal
Unpretentioussimple modest
Coronetsmall crown
Kotoa stringed instrument sometimes called a japanese harp
Lady Murasaki Shikibushe created the "Tale of Genji"