noun. ['ˈʃoʊgən'] a hereditary military dictator of Japan; the shoguns ruled Japan until the revolution of 1867-68.
- 将軍 (Japanese)
Rhymes with Shogun
How do you pronounce shogun?
Pronounce shogun as ˈʃoʊgən.
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Sentences with shogun
1. Noun, singular or mass
The 16th century-era Nijo Castle is a World Heritage Site and was the old home of a shogun.