|Relationships||Gan'an Shinomiya (Lover)|
Kaguya Shinomiya (Daughter)
Nayotake Shimizu (
Nayotake's name comes from Nayotake no Kaguya-hime (名夜竹の輝夜姫), the full title of the princess from The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter. It translates to "supple bamboo", a reference to how the literary Kaguya was found in a bamboo stalk.
Nayotake looks similar to Kaguya Shinomiya including the long black hair.
Nothing much is known of Nayotake's personality.
Nayotake gave birth to one daughter before dying a few weeks later of heart problems. As a result, she was not present during Kaguya's childhood. In Chapter 242, it was later revealed that she worked in Gion's red light district as a prostitute. She died 30th of January, 29 days after giving birth to Kaguya.
- The name Nayotake means "name, noted, distinguished, reputation" (名) (na), "night" (夜) (yo) and "bamboo" (竹) (take).
- Nayotake is currently the only confirmed to be deceased character among the cast.
- She passed away on January 30.
- Chapter 253 page 16-18
|Main Family||Gan'an Shinomiya • Nayotake Shimizu • Oko Shinomiya • Seiryū Shinomiya • Un'yo Shinomiya • Kaguya Shinomiya • Kaguya's Sister-in-law|
|Branch Families||Makoto Shijo • Maki Shijo • Mikado Shijo|
|Servants||Masato Hayasaka • Nao Hayasaka • Ai Hayasaka (former) • Yakumo Amano|
|Other||Shijo Corporation • Shinomiya Zaibatsu|