mikado

Part of speech: noun

The sovereign of Japan.

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Usage examples "mikado":

  1. No One Crossed It Except the Shoguns and in Modern Times the Mikado. - "The Critic in the Orient", George Hamlin Fitch.
  2. In allowing such charges at the door of the Mikado's Special Envoy who is also Minister of the Imperial Household, the Korea Daily News deliberately insults the Mikado himself. - "Korea's Fight for Freedom", F.A. McKenzie.
  3. 41 Mikado, audience of, ii 305 Miller, i. - "The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II", A.E. Nordenskieold.