Meaning of Fujiwara

Fu•ji•wa•ra

Pronunciation: (f"jē-wär'u Japn. f'jē-wä'rä), [key]
— n.
  1. 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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