What Does Ronin Mean?

Answer

The word 'ronin' in the Japanese history was a samurai who had no allegiance to a feudal lord. A ronin was a samurai whose lord was defeated. Ronins often acted as mercenaries, working for whoever paid them while others became outlaws and criminals.
Q&A Related to "What Does Ronin Mean?"
Ronin: an outcast; an outlaw; in Japan, under the feudal system, a samurai
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-definit...
Japanese R is a mixture of English R and L. There would be no accurate statement by English alphabets. It could be "row" or "law" for "ro"
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201201...
1 Additional Answer
Ask.com Answer for: what does the word ronin mean
ro·nin
[roh-nin]
NOUN [PLURAL RO·NIN, RO·NINS. JAPANESE HISTORY]
1.
a samurai who no longer serves a daimyo, or feudal lord.
Source: Dictionary.com
Explore this Topic
The word "zealous" means feeling or showing strong and energetic support for a person or cause. It is an adjective usually used to explain the excitement ...
The biblical meaning of the word "restoration" is to receive back more than has been lost to the point where the final state is greater than the original ...
African meanings for words can be found using a language translator or dictionary. Many local bookstores have African dictionaries that translate the words into ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com