We are taking a family vacation during this Thanksgiving week. Anything you order now will be reserved for you, and shipped on Monday Nov 27th.
Not what you want?
Try searching again using:
1. Other similar-meaning words.
2. Fewer words or just one word.
Buy a Ronin Masterless Samurai calligraphy wall scroll here!
Start your custom "Ronin Masterless Samurai" project by clicking the button next to your favorite "Ronin Masterless Samurai" title below...
See also: Bushido - Code of the Samurai Warrior
The Ronin have no master - The most famous are the 47 ronin created after their Lord committed suicide. This term was not exactly a positive title for the Samurai of ancient Japan. However, in recent years, movies and video games have glorified the term Ronin.
In Chinese, this term has the original meaning of a hobo, vagabond or ruffian.
In Korean Hanja, these characters would be read as adventurer, wanderer, someone without a steady job, or someone who is wasting away time.
In modern Japan, this term is used as a nickname for a high school student who has failed a college entry exam (and is trying again).
In Chinese and Korean, the Japanese definition of "Masterless Samurai" is known because of the historical context, even in Japanese, the literal translation is closer to the Chinese and Korean definitions shown above.
This will make a fine wall scroll if you are a fan of the Ronin, or see yourself as a Ronin of sorts. However, please think twice before getting a Ronin tattoo!
Below are some entries from our dictionary that may match your ronin masterless samurai search...
If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese
|Simple Dictionary Definition|
| làng rén / lang4 ren2
rounin / ronin / ろうにん namindo / なみんど
vagrant; unemployed person; rōnin (wandering masterless samurai)
(n,vs,adj-no) (1) ronin; wandering samurai without a master to serve; (2) out of work; (3) waiting for another chance to enter a university; (given name) Rounin; (given name) Namindo
This in-stock artwork might be what you are looking for, and ships right away...
Gallery Price: $88.00
Your Price: $48.88
Gallery Price: $36.00
Your Price: $20.00
Gallery Price: $88.00
Your Price: $48.88
Gallery Price: $31.00
Your Price: $16.88
Gallery Price: $65.00
Your Price: $32.88
The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...
|Title||Characters||Romaji(Romanized Japanese)||Various forms of Romanized Chinese|
|浪人||rou nin / rounin / ro nin / ronin||làng rén / lang4 ren2 / lang ren / langren||lang jen / langjen|
Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Ronin Masterless Samurai Kanji, Ronin Masterless Samurai Characters, Ronin Masterless Samurai in Mandarin Chinese, Ronin Masterless Samurai Characters, Ronin Masterless Samurai in Chinese Writing, Ronin Masterless Samurai in Japanese Writing, Ronin Masterless Samurai in Asian Writing, Ronin Masterless Samurai Ideograms, Chinese Ronin Masterless Samurai symbols, Ronin Masterless Samurai Hieroglyphics, Ronin Masterless Samurai Glyphs, Ronin Masterless Samurai in Chinese Letters, Ronin Masterless Samurai Hanzi, Ronin Masterless Samurai in Japanese Kanji, Ronin Masterless Samurai Pictograms, Ronin Masterless Samurai in the Chinese Written-Language, or Ronin Masterless Samurai in the Japanese Written-Language.