Did you mean: Musashi ?


Musashi in Chinese / Japanese...

Buy a Musashi calligraphy wall scroll here!


The most famous Samurai
mu sashi
Musashi Scroll

Miyamoto Musashi is probably the most famous Samurai in all of Japanese history.

武蔵 is the short title for a man long in legend. While coming from a lower class, his new sword and fighting techniques put him on par with the best that feudal Japan had to offer. His long career started with his first duel was at age 13!

He is credited both with using two swords at once, and never losing a single battle in his career. After becoming a Buddhist, and getting older, like many old warriors, he took up a peaceful and solitary life until his death around 1645 A.D.

Note: Technically, Musashi is his given name, and Miyamoto is his surname. However, it's suggested that he assumed both of these names, and also had a few other names at childhood, as well as being given a Buddhist name. It's hard to know what to call him, as with most Kanji, there are multiple pronunciations. The characters for Musashi can also be pronounced "Takezō". But, everyone in modern times seems to know him by the name Musashi.

The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)
Musashi武蔵mu sashi / musashi

Not the results for musashi that you were looking for?

Below are some entries from our dictionary that may match your musashi search...


If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Simple Dictionary Definition


see styles
Musashi Scroll
Musashi (former province located in parts of present-day Tokyo, Kanagawa and Saitama prefectures); (surname) Muzou


see styles
 hasshuu / hasshu
(1) (archaism) (See 八洲) Japan; (2) (See 関八州) the eight Edo-period provinces of Kanto (Sagami, Musashi, Awa, Kazusa, Shimousa, Hitachi, Kouzuke and Shimotsuke); (personal name) Yasu


see styles
(surname) Musashi


see styles
(place-name, surname) Musashi


see styles
(wk) The Book of Five Rings (martial arts treatise by Miyamoto Musashi, 1643)


see styles
(personal name) Musashi


see styles
(personal name) Musashi


see styles
(personal name) Musashi


see styles
(given name) Musashi


see styles
 kanhasshuu / kanhasshu
(abbreviation) (See 関東八州) the eight Edo-period provinces of Kanto (Sagami, Musashi, Awa, Kazusa, Shimousa, Hitachi, Kouzuke and Shimotsuke)


see styles
(person) Miyamoto Musashi (1584-1645)


see styles
(place-name) Musashi University


see styles
(person) Tachikawa Musashi


see styles
 kantouhasshuu / kantohasshu
(See 関八州) the eight Edo-period provinces of Kanto (Sagami, Musashi, Awa, Kazusa, Shimousa, Hitachi, Kouzuke and Shimotsuke)


see styles
(person) Kubota Musashi (1982.2.9-)


see styles
 musashigorufujou / musashigorufujo
(place-name) Musashi golf links


see styles
(place-name) Musashi Women's Junior College


see styles
 musashikougyoudanchi / musashikogyodanchi
(place-name) Musashi Industrial Park


see styles
 musashikougyoudaigaku / musashikogyodaigaku
(place-name) Musashi Technical College

Many custom options...

Musashi Scroll
Musashi Scroll
Musashi Scroll
Musashi Scroll

And formats...

Musashi Vertical Portrait
Musashi Horizontal Wall Scroll
Musashi Vertical Portrait

Lookup Musashi in my Japanese & Chinese Dictionary

Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...

1 Corinthians 13:4-8A Journey of a Thousand MilesA Moment of Time is as Precious as GoldAaliyahAbbyAdamAdanAdapt and OvercomeAddieAdeleAdrianAhmedAikiAilaAiriAishuAjayAkaneAkariAkumaAlfieAlisaAlishaAliyahAllenAlways and ForeverAlways FaithfulAlyssaAmanAmarAmberAmeliaAminAmirAmitAnahiAnarchyAndrewAngelAnjaAnkitAnkitaAnneAnnieAntonioAnyaAquinoArataArchangelArcherArchiArchieAriaAriesArissaArjunArloArmaanArmanArthurAryanAshleeAshwiniAtticusAveryAyanAzuraBalanceBanzaiBarbaraBe True to YourselfBearBeautiful WomanBeginners MindBelovedBenevolenceBensonBernieBerryBest Friends ForeverBethBethanyBlacksmithBlessed by GodBlessingsBlue DragonBoschBoundlessBradleyBrandonBraveBrave WarriorBreathBreatheBrettBright FutureBroken SoulBrother and Sister BondBrotherhoodBrotherly LoveBruce LeeBuddyBujinBullBushidoBushido CodeBushido the Way of the SamuraiByronCalm MindCamilleCaraCarpe DiemCarpe Diem Seize the DayCasperCastroCatherineCeciliaCesarCharlotteChastityChelseaChen SurnameCherishCherry BlossomChi EnergyChloeChoiChristianityClaraClareClarityCobraCocoCodyCompassionConnieConsciousnessContentmentCosmosCraigCruzDaisyDaliaDamianDangerDaniDanicaDanielleDanteDaodejingDark AngelDarknessDaughterDeath Before DishonorDebbieDedicationDeepakDemonDesireDestinyDeterminationDevinDexterDianeDiazDionDisciple of ChristDisciplineDominickDonovanDouble HappinessDouglasDragonDragon and PhoenixDragon HorseDragon SpiritDragon WarriorDreamDream BigDrewEarth DragonEdgardoEducationEdwinEileenElaineElenaElijahEliseElizaEllaElleElliotElsieElyseEmiliaEmmaEmmanuelEmpireEmptiness

All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.

When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.

Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!

When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.

A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.

A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.

Check out my lists of Japanese Kanji Calligraphy Wall Scrolls and Old Korean Hanja Calligraphy Wall Scrolls.

Some people may refer to this entry as Musashi Kanji, Musashi Characters, Musashi in Mandarin Chinese, Musashi Characters, Musashi in Chinese Writing, Musashi in Japanese Writing, Musashi in Asian Writing, Musashi Ideograms, Chinese Musashi symbols, Musashi Hieroglyphics, Musashi Glyphs, Musashi in Chinese Letters, Musashi Hanzi, Musashi in Japanese Kanji, Musashi Pictograms, Musashi in the Chinese Written-Language, or Musashi in the Japanese Written-Language.

2 people have searched for Musashi in Chinese or Japanese in the past year.
Musashi was last searched for by someone else on Jun 7th, 2021