Fuji-san

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Fuji-san an extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages
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Usage

In literature:

Far the most famous of all the Japanese mountains, however, is that named Fuji-san, but commonly termed in English Fujiyama or Fusiyama.
"The San Francisco Calamity" by Various
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In news:

Fuji -san, one of the most mystical, geographically diverse, and beautiful mountains in the world.
Hear Patti Smith's Prayer For Earthquake Victims: ' Fuji -san'.
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