Ryobu

noun Ry·o·bu \ rēˈō(ˌ)bü \
variants: or Ryobu Shinto

Definition of Ryobu

:a Shinto sect fostering a mixture of Shinto and Buddhism and being greatly popular in Japan between the 9th and 18th centuries

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Origin and Etymology of ryobu

Japanese ryō bu, literally, two parts


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