明朝体

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
みん
Grade: 2
ちょう
Grade: 2
たい
Grade: 2
tōon on’yomi goon
Alternative spelling
明朝體 (kyūjitai)
 明朝体 on Japanese Wikipedia
 Ming (typefaces) on Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

明朝 (Minchō, Ming dynasty) +‎ (-tai, calligraphic style)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(みん)(ちょう)(たい) (Minchōtaiみんてうたい (minteutai)? (kyūjitai 明朝體)

  1. the Ming typographic style of East Asian scripts (Han, hangul, kana), equivalent to the Western serif style
    (げん)(みん)(ちょう)
    Gen no Minchō
    Source Han Serif

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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