甲子

ChineseEdit

 
A" (in a sequence of examples involving "A", "B", "C", etc.); 1st heavenly stem; 1st in order; armor
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
simp. and trad.
(甲子)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

甲子

  1. Wood Rat, the first element of the sexagenary cycle

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 1

Etymology 1Edit

Compound of the celestial stem ‎(kinoe) and the earthly branch ‎(ne, rat).

NounEdit

甲子 ‎(hiragana きのえね, romaji kinoene)

  1. Wood Rat, the first element of the sexagenary cycle

Etymology 2Edit

The combination of the celestial stem ‎(kinoe) and the earthly branch ‎(ne, rat).

NounEdit

甲子 ‎(hiragana こうし, romaji kōshi)

  1. Wood Rat, the first element of the sexagenary cycle

Etymology 3Edit

The combination of the celestial stem ‎(kinoe) and the earthly branch ‎(ne, rat).

NounEdit

甲子 ‎(hiragana かっし, romaji kasshi)

  1. Wood Rat, the first element of the sexagenary cycle
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