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中臈, ちゅうろう

  • chūrō


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • court ladies of the middle rank serving in the inner palace (Heian period)


  • female servant for a samurai family


  • lady-in-waiting working in the inner palace of the Edo castle (Edo period)

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  • Historical terms relating to the times around the Edo period.
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