元号

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See also: 元號

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 元號.
(This term, 元号, is the simplified form of 元號.)
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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
げん
Grade: 2
ごう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 元號.

Noun[edit]

元号 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 元號, hiragana げんごう, rōmaji gengō)

  1. An era name, applied to periods from a few years to several decades. Used in former times in China and many other East Asian nations; now used only in Taiwan and Japan.

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