Shinto

noun
Shin·to | \ˈshin-(ˌ)tō \

Definition of Shinto 

: 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

Other Words from Shinto

Shinto adjective
Shintoism \ˈshin-(ˌ)tō-ˌi-zəm \ noun
Shintoist \ˈshin-ˌtō-ist \ noun or adjective
Shintoistic \ˌshin-tō-ˈi-stik \ adjective

First Known Use of Shinto

1727, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Shinto

Japanese shintō

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Dictionary Entries near Shinto

Shin-shu

shin splints

shintai

Shinto

shinty

Shinwari

shinwood

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Shinto

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Shinto

: the traditional religion of Japan

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