初年

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょ
Grade: 4
ねん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

初年 (hiragana しょねん, romaji shonen)

  1. the first year that something is begun
  2. the early years of a period
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
はつ
Grade: 4
とし
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

初年 (hiragana はつとし, romaji hatsutoshi)

  1. a new year