Inuyasha sequel anime series Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon (半妖の夜叉姫) is released 03 October 2020.
Before airing the sequel, I explain the character name in Japanese to inspire your imagination.
Inu yasha = dog + demon
Kagome = traditional woven bamboo pattern or trihexagonal tiling (it’s said to ward off evil spirits).
Miroku = Maitreya (Buddhist bodhisattva)
Kikyo = platycodon (balloon flower)
Sango = coral
Kohaku = amber
Shippo = the seven holy treasures of Buddhism or enamel (cloisonné)
Kirara = mica
*A son of Sango & Miroku in the sequel
Hisui = jade
Sessho maru = murder + boy’s name
Rin = bell, to ward off evil spirits
*Kikyo’s younger sister
Kaede = Japanese maple
Ko ga = metal + fang
Naraku = hell