丙寅

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひのえ
Grade: S
とら
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

Compound of the celestial stem hinoe and the earthly branch tora (tiger).

Noun[edit]

丙寅 (hiragana ひのえとら, romaji hinoetora)

  1. the third in the sexagenary cycle
  2. Year of the Tiger; those years which have a remainder of 6 when divided by 60

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
へい
Grade: S
いん
Jinmeiyō
on'yomi

The combination of the celestial stem hinoe and the earthly branch tora (tiger).

Noun[edit]

丙寅 (hiragana へいいん, romaji heiin)

  1. the third in the sexagenary cycle
  2. Year of the Tiger; those years which have a remainder of 6 when divided by 60