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Masamune

Masamune (正宗?), also known as Gorō Nyūdō Masamune (五郎入道正宗?, Priest Gorō Masamune, c.1264–1343 AD), is widely recognized as Japan's greatest swordsmith. He created swords and daggers, known in Japanese as tachi and tantō respectively, in the Soshu tradition. As no exact dates are known for Masamune's life, he has reached an almost legendary status. It is generally agreed that he made most of his swords in the late 13th and early 14th centuries, 1288–1328. Some stories list his family name as Okazaki, but some experts believe this is a fabrication to enhance the standing of the Tokugawa family.

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... Masamune (マサムネ?) is Tsubaki's older brother ... He is a weapon called the Uncanny Sword (妖刀, Yōtō?, translated as "Enchanted Sword" in the Funimation dub), a black katana that can manipulate his meister's shadow and use it as a weapon ...
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... Masamune Atsuo (正宗 敦夫?, November 15, 1881 - November 12, 1958) was a Japanese literature researcher and poet ... was the younger brother of novelist and literary critic Masamune Hakuchō ... He collected old and rare books, and in 1936 established the Masamune Collection (正宗文庫?) ...
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... Masamune's 24th generation descendant Tsunahiro Yamamura has a company that creates katanas, cooking knives, scissors, knives and so on in Kamakura ...
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... A former merchant, he was studying tea ceremony in Kyoto when hired by Date Masamune ... Masamune granted Motonobu Furukawa Castle ... Motonobu felt that Masamune would achieve overlordship over Japan, and so he began to compose a legal code to prepare for that eventuality ...
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... sent to the Isle of the Damned along with Karsh to find the Masamune ... When they found the Masamune, Dario recklessly took the sword out of the ground, succumbing to the Masamune's evil influence ... that he is still under the influence of the Masamune, and that it has returned to its "original" owner ...