shogi

shogi

[shoh-gee]
noun
the Japanese version of chess.

Origin:
1880–85; < Japanese shōgi < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese jiāng commander + chess

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shogi

noun
a form of chess played on a board of 81 squares; each player has 20 pieces 
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