See also: 年號
|For pronunciation and definitions of 年号 – see 年號 (“era name; regnal period; regnal year; etc.”).
(This term, 年号, is the simplified form of 年號.)
|Kanji in this term|
- 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.
- 元号 (gengō)