JapaneseEdit

 カノン on Japanese Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Either from English canon or German Kanon, ultimately from Ancient Greek κανών (kanṓn, measuring rod, standard).[1]

NounEdit

カノン (kanon)

  1. a canon

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative spelling 加農

From Dutch kanon.[2]

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

カノン (kanon)

  1. (weaponry) Synonym of カノン砲 (kanon-hō, cannon)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2007, 日本国語大辞典 (Nihon Kokugo Daijiten) (in Japanese), Tokyo: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN