I'm sure it's still Sunday somewhere... yeah.
You know how it is, please mention if I messed up anywhere or something.
I probably wanted to say something but I forgot now... on to some notes.
[Sarusuberi](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lagerstroemia) - (It's the name of the movie!) Called lagerstroemia, or crape myrtle, in English. It literally means "smooth monkey", what does that mean? I have no idea.
[Bodhidharma](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bodhidharma) - Important Buddhist guy.
[Biwa](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biwa) - Japanese short-necked fretted lute.
[Printer](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodblock_printing_in_Japan) - I just used "printer" for this to make it easier to understand, follow the link if you want to know more about it. Refers to Japanese woodblock printing.
[Bijin-ga](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bijin-ga) - Term for pictures of beautiful women in Japanese art.
[Nishiki-e](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nishiki-e) - Japanese multi-colored woodblock printing.
[Pagoda](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pagoda) - Those castle thingies, yeah.
[Torii](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torii) - I translated this one was "gate" because that's what I think people usually translate it as, and I guess _it's_ a gate, but I'll mention it here anyway.
[Amazake](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazake) - Sweet, with low or no alcohol, Japanese drink made from fermented rice.
[Tokoroten](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokoroten) - Noodles, I guess.
[Ikebana](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ikebana) - It's a flower... I don't think its meaning is relevant but I guess it's not obvious as to what it is so I'll mention it (figure the meaning of other flowers yourself, by the way, I forget if there are any that matter...)
[Furisode](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Furisode) - Style of kimono distinguishable by its long sleeves (kimono is also mentioned earlier but I'm gonna assume people know what that is right away).
[Yoshiwara](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshiwara) - Famous red-light (pleasure) district in the Edo era (1603 to 1868).
Honjo, Asakusa and Fukagawa - Districts of Edo.
Kikyo-ya and Suhara-ya - The 'ya' here can mean both 'house' or 'store', imagine it being something like Moe's.
People: (This only goes for people who are mentioned but don't appear in the movie)
[\[Kikukawa\] Eizan](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kikukawa_Eizan) - A designer of the [ukiyo-e](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ukiyo-e) genre of woodblock printing. He's believed to have worked with Totoya Hokkei (a character in the movie).
[Utamaro](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utamaro) - One of the most highly regarded practitioners of the ukiyo-e genre of woodblock printing, especially for his bijin-ga.
[Kyokutei Bakin](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takizawa_Bakin) - Famous writer of the [gesaku](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gesaku) genre. Hokusai illustrated some of his stuff.
[Kano Tanyu](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanō_Tan'yū) - Famous painter who ended up being appointed one of the shogunate's official painters in 1617.
[\[Ichikawa\] Danjuro](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ichikawa_Danjūrō) - Stage name taken on by a series of [kabuki](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kabuki) actors of the Ichikawa family.
[Tokugawa shogunate](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_shogunate) - Last feudal Japanese military government, which existed between 1603 and 1867 (Edo era).
[Bunka era](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bunka) - Period between January 1804 and April 1818. The 11th Summer is in 1814.
[Ansei](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ansei) - Period between November 1854 and March 1860.
[Sukeroku](wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Sukeroku) - Famous kabuki play.
[Kannon-sama](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guanyin) - Buddhist goddess, originally called Guanyin (Kannon is the Japanese name).
[Festival of the 46,000 days](http://www.qooljan.com/newsandreport/46000-days-hoozuki-market/) - Festival in Asakusa on the 10th of July.
[Ojizou-sama](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kshitigarbha) - Buddhist god (I don't think Buddhism has gods, actually, but yeah...), originally called Kshitigarbha (Ojizou is the Japanese name). This guy is seen as the patron and guardian of deceased children and aborted fetuses.
@51:20 and 59:56
The incription on the wooden screen says something like "prints and calligraphy, we do various errands, book seller", there's also a circled 卍, the 卍 means 'Manji', which is the name of the owner (Manjidou).