- the Japanese Shinto goddess personifying the sun.
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Examples from the Web for amaterasu
Hey, you're not thinking of selling Amaterasu plutonium and Beowulf gadolinium, are you?
If they still mined it, Amaterasu would repay a second visit.
When he asked the moonbase who she was, he was told that she was the Sun Goddess, Amaterasu.
Tanith and Amaterasu and Beowulf could work up a very good triangular trade; all three would profit.
Amaterasu had had to begin by creating the industry they needed to create the industry they needed to build a ship.