See also: 大政

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
おお
Grade: 2
まつりごと
Grade: 5
nanori kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (ō-, big, great) +‎ (matsurigoto, government, rule).

The use of to mean "very great" is an example of jukujikun (熟字訓).

NounEdit

太政(おおまつりごと) (ōmatsurigoto (historical kana おほまつりごと)

  1. (historical) the imperial government

Derived termsEdit