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Mikado 帝/御門

Onnediraii pa Miikadd series on paper, Newburgh, NY, 2022

Mikado has different meanings:
- the honorable gate.
- he was also emperor of Japan, once the spiritual leader of Shintoism, and revered as a god by his subjects during his time.
But I read that in English, the use of the term Mikado is now totally considered obsolete.
I add this in mind when I made this series, how to mention something that existed without being able to show it.
How something common can become obsolete for contextual interests?