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day; sun; date; day of the month; Japan (abbrev.)
 
child; son; (noun suffix); small thing; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch; 11 pm-1 am; midnight
simp. and trad.
(日子)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

日子

  1. day; days
  2. date
  3. one's life; days in one's life
    混混日子而已  ―  hùnhùn rìzi éryǐ  ―  to just drift through life
    從此幸福快樂日子 [MSC, trad.]
    从此幸福快乐日子 [MSC, simp.]
    cóngcǐ guò zhe xìngfú kuàilè de rìzi [Pinyin]
    to live happily ever after

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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
にち > にっ
Grade: 1

Grade: 1
goon
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

日子 (hiragana にっし, rōmaji nisshi)

  1. a day, date
    Synonyms: 日数 (nissu, hikazu), 日柄 (higara)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
Grade: 1
kun’yomi Irregular

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

日子 (hiragana ひがら, rōmaji higara)

  1. Alternative spelling of 日柄 (higara): a day, date

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN