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年号

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of 年号 – see 年號.
(This term, 年号, is the simplified form of 年號.)
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JapaneseEdit

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Kanji in this term
ねん
Grade: 1
ごう
Grade: 3
on'yomi
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EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 年號.

NounEdit

年号 (hiragana ねんごう, romaji nengō)

  1. An era name, applied to periods from a few years to several decades. Used in former times in China and many other East Asian nations; now used only in Taiwan and Japan.

SynonymsEdit