Definition of tycoon in English:

tycoon

Syllabification: ty·coon
Pronunciation: /tīˈko͞on
 
/

noun

  • 2A title applied by foreigners to the shogun of Japan in power between 1857 and 1868.

Origin

mid 19th century: from Japanese taikun 'great lord'.

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