Shintoistic
adjective see Shinto

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shintoistic — See Shintoism. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shintoistic — adj. pertaining to the Shinto religion (indigenous religion of Japan) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shintoistic — shin·to·is·tic …   English syllables

  • Shintoistic — adjective relating to or characteristic of Shintoism Shinto temples • Syn: ↑Shinto, ↑Shintoist • Pertains to noun: ↑Shintoism, ↑Shintoism (for: ↑Shintoist), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shintoist — I noun a believer in Shintoism • Derivationally related forms: ↑Shintoism • Hypernyms: ↑disciple, ↑adherent • Member Holonyms: ↑Shinto II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shinto — noun Etymology: Japanese shintō Date: 1727 the indigenous religion of Japan consisting chiefly in the cultic devotion to deities of natural forces and veneration of the Emperor as a descendant of the sun goddess • Shinto adjective • Shintoism… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Shinto — Shintoist, n., adj. /shin toh/, n. 1. Also, Shintoism. the native religion of Japan, primarily a system of nature and ancestor worship. adj. 2. Also, Shintoistic. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Shinto. [ < Japn shinto, earlier shintau <… …   Universalium

  • Shinto — [shin′tō] n. [Jpn shintō, shindō < SinoJpn shin, god (< Chin shen) + tō, dō, way] a principal religion of Japan, with emphasis upon the worship of nature and of ancestors and ancient heroes and upon the divinity of the emperor: prior to… …   English World dictionary

  • Shintoism — noun the ancient indigenous religion of Japan lacking formal dogma; characterized by a veneration of nature spirits and of ancestors • Syn: ↑Shinto • Derivationally related forms: ↑Shintoistic, ↑Shintoist • Hypernyms: ↑religion, ↑faith, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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