Last modified on 7 September 2014, at 07:22

乙夜

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
おつ
Grade: S

Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From itsu or otsu (, second) + ya (, night)

NounEdit

乙夜 (hiragana いつや, romaji itsuya)

  1. (archaic) second division of the night, about 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.; 2nd watch

乙夜 (hiragana おつや, romaji otsuya)

  1. about 10 p.m.
  2. (archaic) second division of the night, about 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.; 2nd watch