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年号

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年号

  1. era name (subdivision in the reign of an emperor), regnal year/period, regnal title, era name

JapaneseEdit

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Kanji in this term
ねん
Grade: 1
ごう
Grade: 3
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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.

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