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Gozan

Gozan (Jap., ‘five mountains’). The five major Zen temples designated by the Japanese government, in order of precedence (though this order changed from time to time). Initially (14th cent.) they were in Kamakura: Kenchōji, Engakuji, Jufukuji, Jōchiji, Jōmyōji. Later in the same century, five further temples were designated in Kyōto: Tenryuji, Shōkokuji, Kenninji, Tōkufuji, Manjuji.

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Gozan (gō´zăn), in the Bible, fertile country bordering on the Habor, to which the Assyrians carried the Israelites.

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