Amaterasu Omikami

noun
central deity of Shinto; goddess personifying the sun and ancestress of the rulers of Japan
Syn: ↑Amaterasu
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Japanese deity

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  • Amaterasu Omikami — Amaterasu Pour persuader Amaterasu de sortir de la grotte où l inconduite de son frère l a fait s enfermer, les dieux organisent un banquet au cours duquel Uzume, la déesse de l Aube, entame une danse ; intriguée par l animation, Amaterasu… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Amaterasu Omikami — Amaterasu beim Verlassen ihrer Höhle Amaterasu (jap. 天照), mit vollem Namen Amaterasu ō mi kami (天照大神, dt. Am Himmel scheinende Große erlauchte Göttin, andere Namen s. u.), ist die wichtigste Kami (Gottheit) des Shintō. Sie personifiziert die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amaterasu (Omikami) — In Shintō, the sun goddess from whom the Japanese royal family traditionally claims descent. She was given domain over heaven while her brother, the storm god Susanoo, was set to rule over the sea. The two produced children together, but Susanoo… …   Universalium

  • Amaterasu (Omikami) — En la tradición sintoísta (ver sintoísmo), diosa del Sol de quien la familia real japonesa tradicionalmente declara descender. A ella se le dio dominio del cielo mientras su hermano Susanoo, dios de la tormenta, reinó sobre el mar. Entre ambos… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ōmikami — may refer to: Amaterasu, or Amaterasu ōmikami, Shinto sun goddess Toyouke Ōmikami, Shinto goddess of agriculture and industry This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal l …   Wikipedia

  • Amaterasu —   [japanisch »vom Himmel leuchtend«], Amaterasu Ōmikami [»Amaterasu, die große erhabene Gottheit«], Hauptgottheit des Shintō, Sonnengöttin, Herrscherin über den Himmel, Schutz und Ahnengottheit des japanischen Kaiserhauses …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Amaterasu — (kanji:天照, katakana:アマテラス) o Amateratsu es la diosa del sol en el sintoísmo y la mítica antepasada de la familia real de Japón. Su nombre completo es Amaterasu ōmikami (天照大神) y significa diosa gloriosa que brilla en el cielo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Amaterasu — nihongo|Amaterasu|天照, nihongo|Amaterasu ōmikami|天照大神 / 天照大御神 or nihongo|Ōhiru menomuchi no kami|大日孁貴神 is in Japanese mythology a sun goddess and perhaps the most important Shinto nihongo|deity|神|kami. Her name, Amaterasu , means literally (that… …   Wikipedia

  • Amaterasu — /ah mah te rddah soo/, n. the Japanese Shinto goddess personifying the sun. * * * ▪ Shintō deity in full  Amaterasu Ōmikami        (Japanese: “Great Divinity Illuminating Heaven”), the celestial sun goddess from whom the Japanese imperial family… …   Universalium

  • Amaterasu — noun central deity of Shinto; goddess personifying the sun and ancestress of the rulers of Japan • Syn: ↑Amaterasu Omikami • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Japanese deity …   Useful english dictionary

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