tenno

noun plural -no or -nos

the formal title of the Japanese emperor, esp when regarded as a divine religious leader

Nearby words

  1. tennis ball,
  2. tennis bracelet,
  3. tennis elbow,
  4. tennis shoe,
  5. tennis thumb,
  6. tennyson,
  7. tennyson, alfred, lord,
  8. tennysonian,
  9. teno,
  10. teno-

Word Origin for tenno

from Japanese tennō

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