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Sedonia Guillone
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 06, 2010 6:12 pm    Post subject: question about forms of address Reply with quote
I've seen a bit about this in samurai films and in Furin Kazan but I was hoping someone could tell me more detail on the forms of address from superior to subordinate within the ranks. Thank you!
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Do you have any specific ones in mind? There are tons, after all, which differ from period to period, and case to case, and the differences between them can be quite subtle, or vague...

Do you mean things attached to names or titles, like ~殿 (tono)? and ~様 (sama)?

Or pronouns, like 君 (kimi), お前 (omae), おのれ (onore), and the like?
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