See also: 明了

ChineseEdit

 
clear; bright; to understand; next; the Ming dynasty
look afar from a high place; clear
trad. (明瞭)
simp. (明了)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

明瞭

  1. clear; apparent

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VerbEdit

明瞭

  1. to clearly know or understand

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
めい
Grade: 2
りょう
Grade: S
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Middle Chinese 明瞭

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

明瞭(めいりょう) (meiryō-na (adnominal 明瞭(めいりょう) (meiryō na), adverbial 明瞭(めいりょう) (meiryō ni), historical kana めいれう)

  1. clear, apparent
    明瞭(めいりょう)口調(くちょう)(こた)えた。
    Meiryō na kuchō de kotaeta.
    He/She answered in a clear and distinct manner.

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InflectionEdit

NounEdit

明瞭(めいりょう) (meiryō (historical kana めいれう)

  1. clarity, apparency

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN