Medieval China(vocabulary)

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1. ClansAn extended family.
2. ShintoThe traditional religion of Japan.
3. Prince ShotokoOne of Japan's greatest leader.
4. RegentA person who rules a country for someone.
5. CourtA group of nobles who live near and serve or advise a ruler.
6. Lady MarasakiA noble and a servant to the empress akiko.
7. Zen Popular new form of Buddhism.
8. Unprecedented Having no equal.
9. Equestrians Related to horses.
10. MusteredGathered together
11. BrocadesRich cloth with designs woven into them
12. CormorantesLarge diving birds.
13. InferiorityLower rank.
14. DainyoJapan's large land owners.
15. SamuraiTrained professional warriors.
16. FigureheadA person who appears to rule even the real power rests with some-one else.
17. ShogunA general who ruled Japan in the emperors name.
18. BushidoThe samurai code of rulers was known.
19. Sri shonagonAuthor of the pillow book
20. Lady DainaganVery small and refined. Her hair is three inches longer than her hieight.
21. Lady senjiA little person thoughtless she puts us to shame her carrage is so noble
22. Lady koshoshoAll noble charming. She is like a weeping willow tree at budding time. Her style is very elegant and we all envy her manners.