- component parts: 早 (early) + 上 (upon; on)
- Literally: upon (the time when it is) early
早上 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zǎoshàng or zǎoshang)
Derived terms 
- "早上" (in Mandarin/English), Pleco Dictionary. URL accessed on 2011-02-22.
- "早上" (in Mandarin/English), Dr. eye. URL accessed on 2011-02-22.