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Japanese word 影法師 comes from Japanese 法師 (A Buddhist priest or monk, a bonze.), Japanese 影.

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影法師 detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
法師 Japanese (jpn) A Buddhist priest or monk, a bonze.
Japanese (jpn) A shape or form reflected in light. Light. Shadow A shadow. A shape or form reflected in light. Light.
影法師 Japanese (jpn) Silhouette, shadow.