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蝦夷, えぞ, えみし

  • ezo,emishi

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • peoples formerly of northern Japan with distinct language and culture (i.e. the Ainu)

Definition

  • Yezo (northern part of Meiji-era Japan, esp. Hokkaido, but also Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands)

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