Definition of Matsuris

1. Noun. (plural of matsuri) ¹



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Definition of Matsuris

1. matsuri [n] - See also: matsuri

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Matsuris

matronymic
matronymics
matronyms
matross
matrosses
matryoshka
matryoshkas
matryoshki
mats
matsah
matsahs
matsoni
matsoon
matsoun
matsuri
matsuris (current term)
matsutake
matsutakes
matsyendra
matt
matt-up
matta
mattacin
mattagamite
mattages
mattamore
matte
matte up
matted
mattedly

Literary usage of Matsuris

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1. The Religions and Religious Ceremonies of All Nations: Accurately by Joseph Nightingale (1835)
"... with solemn matsuris, as they call them, or processions and public shows in honour, and often in the presence of his idol and priests. ..."

2. Jinrikisha Days in Japan by Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore (1900)
"for legions of children, and during matsuris it is crowded with booths and ... and on anniversary days its matsuris are brilliant and picturesque affairs. ..."

3. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1898)
"matsuris, 2oo, 2OI, 2o2. Matting, 141, 157, 176, 179,2o3, 215. Medical College, Tokio, 64. Mephistopheles, 1or. Mikado, 51, 52, 53, 58, 59, 8a, 89, 93, 1o4, ..."

4. John L. Stoddard's Lectures by John Lawson Stoddard (1897)
"We witnessed a number of matsuris, or religious festivals in Japan, when all the principal streets were thronged with people, and even the house-tops held ..."

5. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine (1896)
"The priests lead the procession of thirty-six decorated boats, which correspond to the dashi, or cars, drawn through the streets at other matsuris. ..."

6. The Works of Tobias Smollett by Tobias George Smollett, William Ernest Henley (1901)
"have ejaculated—I have danced and sung at the matsuris, which, you know, are religious rites—I have headed the multitude, and treated all the ragamuffins in ..."

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