Fujiwara

[ foo-jee-wahr-uh; Japanese foo-jee-wah-rah ]
/ ˌfu dʒiˈwɑr ə; Japanese ˈfu dʒiˈwɑ rɑ /

noun

a member of a powerful family in Japan who exercised power as regents in the name of the emperor, a.d. 858–1160.

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