早朝

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: 1
ちょう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

早朝 (hiragana そうちょう, romaji sōchō)

  1. early morning
     (わたし)早朝 (そうちょう) (いえ)をでた
    watashi wa sōchō ni ie o deta
    I left home in the early morning.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zǎocháo
Zhuyin ㄗㄠˇ ㄔㄠˊ
IPA (key) /t͡sɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂʰɑʊ̯³⁵/

Noun[edit]

早朝 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zǎocháo)

  1. (literary) morning

Noun[edit]

早朝 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zǎozhāo)

  1. (archaic) morning court (when the emperor meets with his subjects)