Usage Japanese Mythology
Scripts 葛城高顙媛(Japanese Kanji)
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Meaning & History
In Japanese mythology, this is the name of the mother of Empress Jingū and the descendant of Amenohiboko. Her name is derived from 葛 (kazura) meaning "creeping plant", 城 (ki) meaning "castle, fort", 高 (taka) meaning "high, higher, maximum", 顙 (nuka) meaning "forehead, to bow" and 媛 (hime) meaning "princess".