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The Eight DO

HOKURIKUDO
- The Eight Roads of KOTO



WAKASA - MUNENAGA School 
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SETTSU NAKAJIMA RAI KUNINAGA(2) EN-BUN 1356
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MUNENAGA(1) MEI-TOKU 1390       
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MUNENAGA(2) EI-KYO 1429         
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MUNENAGA(3) KO-SHO 1455   MUNEKIYO     MUNETSUGU                |
___|____                    | - KAN-SHO 1460 -                  |
MUNENAGA(4) MEI-O 1492    __|______                             |
___|____                  MUNETSUGU EI-SHO 1504                 |
MUNENAGA(5) EI-SHO 1504     |________________                   |
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MUNENAGA(6)               MUNEYOSHI      MUNESHIGE TEN-MON 1532 |
TEN-SHO 1573              EI-ROKU 1558   ____|____              |
                                         MUNEYOSHI GEN-KI 1570  |
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MUNEMITSU EI-ROKU 1558            MUNEYOSHI KO-SHO 1455
>From ECHIZEN                      ____|____ 
                                  MUNEYOSHI BUN-MEI 1469 
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                                  MUNEYOSHI BUN-GI 1501
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                                  MUNEYOSHI TEN-MON 1532       


MUNENAGA(1) MEI-TOKU (t: NAKAJIMA RAI KUNINAGA 2): OBAMA JU. His
        swords resemble KAGA FUJISHIMA. ITAME HADA with MASAME is
        seen holding SUGUHA.
    MEI: JAKUSHU JU SUGAWARA MUNENAGA

MUNENAGA(2) EI-KYO: ITAME. SUGU KO-MIDARE HA. 3rd and 4th follow.
    MEI: WAKASA JU MUNENAGA
         JAKUSHU JU MUNENAGA
         JAKUSHU JU SUGAWARA MUNENAGA

MUNENAGA KO-SHO: JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNENAGA SAKU

MUNENAGA(5) EI-SHO: KOJIRO. Artist-name: RYOSHO. SUGU KO-MIDARE.
        Many with grooves.
    MEI: MUNENAGA
         JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNENAGA
         JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNENAGA SAKU

MUNENAGA(6) TEN-SHO: Transferred to SAKAMOTO. His descendants 
        made swords for the keep of old AKAMATSU MASANORI's 
        reclaimed castle, HIMEJI - in HARIMA.
    MEI: JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNENAGA
         JAKUSHU NO JU MASANAGA BANSHU OITE HIMEJI

WAKASA - MUNENAGA School

MUNEKIYO KO-SHO (t: MUNENAGA 2): SUGU KO-MIDARE and GUNOME-
        MIDARE BA.
    MEI: JAKUSHU MUNEKIYO
         JAKUSHU JU MUNEKIYO

MUNETSUGU KAN-SHO (t: MUNENAGA 2): UEMONnoJO. FUSHIHARA-MURA JU.
        ITAME HADA. GUNOME-MIDARE HA.
    MEI: JAKUSHU JU MUNETSUGU

MUNEYOSHI KO-SHO: MUNENAGA School. Work resembles KAGA FUJISHIMA.
    MEI: MUNEYOSHI
         JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNEYOSHI

MUNETSUGU EI-SHO (f: MUNEKIYO): OBAMA JU. ITAME MASAME. GUNOME.
    MEI: JAKUSHU JU MUNETSUGU
         JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNETSUGU

MUNESHIGE TEN-MON (f: MUNETSUGU): OBAMA. ECHIZEN and HARIMA.
    MEI: JAKUSHU JU MUNESHIGE
         JAKUSHU JU MUNESHIGE SAKU

MUNEYOSHI EI-ROKU (f: MUNETSUGU): ITAME of MASAME. KO-MIDARE BA.
    MEI: JAKUSHU JU MUNEYOSHI

MUNEMITSU EI-ROKU: From ECHIZEN to OBAMA. SUGUHA with KO-ASHI and 
          GUNOME-MIDARE HA resembling FUJISHIMA
    MEI: JAKUSHU OBAMA JU MUNEMITSU

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         MUNESUYE  MUNESUKE             MUNENOBU TEN-MON 1532
          - KAN-SHO 1460 -              _______
                                        MUNEUJI TEN-SHO 1573
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YASUYUKI O-EI 1394                      MUNEMITSU BUN-ROKU 1592
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YASUYUKI MEI-O 1492
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YASUHISA TEN-MON 1532 
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