大東亜共栄圏

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 1
とう
Grade: 2

Grade: S
きょう
Grade: 4
えい
Grade: 4
けん
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

A slogan promulgated during World War II by the Japanese government and military used as a means to rationalize rule over Asia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

大東亜共栄圏 (hiragana だいとうあきょうえいけん, rōmaji Dai Tōa Kyōeiken)

  1. Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere