See also: 陽氣 and 阳气

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
よう
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
on’yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

陽気 (ようき) (yōki) (-na inflection, adnominal 陽気(ようき) (yōki na), adverbial 陽気(ようき) (yōki ni), shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 陽氣)

  1. cheerful, lively, merry
    その (かい)ではみんなが陽気 (ようき)だった。
    Sono kai de wa minna ga yōki datta.
    Everyone was cheerful at the party.
    水夫 (すいふ)陽気 (ようき) (うた) (うた)った。
    Suifu wa yōki na uta o utatta.
    The sailors sang merry songs.

InflectionEdit

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

陽気 (ようき) (yōki) (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 陽氣)

  1. the weather
    こんな (あたた)かい陽気 (ようき)二月 (にがつ)にしては異常 (いじょう)だ。
    Konna atatakai yōki wa ni gatsu ni shite wa ijō da.
    This warm weather is abnormal for February.
  2. cheerfulness, hilarity

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.