Shintoist


Shintoist
Shinto NOUN a Japanese religion incorporating the worship of ancestors and nature spirits.
DERIVATIVES Shintoism noun Shintoist noun.
ORIGIN Japanese, from Chinese words meaning 'way of the gods' .

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  • Shintoist — Shin to*ist, n. An adherent of Shintoism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shintoist — SHINTOÍST, Ă adj., s.m. şi f. v. şintoist. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • Shintoist — Shin|to|ịst 〈[ ʃın ] m. 16〉 = Schintoist * * * Schin|to|ịst, Shintoist, der; en, en: Anhänger des Schintoismus …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Shintoist — noun or adjective see Shinto …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Shintoist — See Shintoism. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shintoist — noun An adherent of Shinto …   Wiktionary

  • Shintoist — n. member of the Shinto religion (indigenous religion of Japan) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shintoist — shin·to·ist …   English syllables

  • Shintoist — I noun a believer in Shintoism • Derivationally related forms: ↑Shintoism • Hypernyms: ↑disciple, ↑adherent • Member Holonyms: ↑Shinto II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shinto — Shintoist, n., adj. /shin toh/, n. 1. Also, Shintoism. the native religion of Japan, primarily a system of nature and ancestor worship. adj. 2. Also, Shintoistic. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Shinto. [ < Japn shinto, earlier shintau <… …   Universalium