[gen-roh, gen-roh] /gɛnˈroʊ, ˈgɛn roʊ/
noun, plural genro.
any of the unofficial elder statesmen of Japan who influenced the government c1875–1940.
(functioning as singular or pl) a group of highly respected elder statesmen in late 19th- and early 20th-century Japan
a member of this group
“elder statesman of Japan,” 1876, from Japanese, literally “first elders.”
[gen-roh-koo; Japanese gen-raw-koo] /gɛnˈroʊ ku; Japanese gɛnˈrɔ kʊ/ noun 1. a period of Japanese cultural history, c1675–1725, characterized by depiction of everyday secular activities of urban dwellers in fiction and woodblock prints.
[jenz] /dʒɛnz/ noun, plural gentes [jen-teez] /ˈdʒɛn tiz/ (Show IPA) 1. a group of families in ancient Rome claiming descent from a common ancestor and united by a common name and common ancestral religious rites. 2. Anthropology. a group tracing common descent in the male line; clan. /dʒɛnz/ noun (pl) gentes (ˈdʒɛntiːz) 1. (in ancient […]
[zhahn dy mawnd] /ʒɑ̃ dü ˈmɔ̃d/ plural noun, French. 1. people of the world; leaders in society; fashionable people.
[jen-seng] /ˈdʒɛnˈsɛŋ/ noun 1. .