明朝体

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
みん
Grade: 2
ちょう
Grade: 2
たい
Grade: 2
tōon on’yomi goon
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Etymology[edit]

明朝 (Minchō, Ming dynasty) +‎ (-tai, calligraphic style)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

明朝体 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 明朝體, hiragana みんちょうたい, rōmaji Minchōtai, historical hiragana みんてうたい)

  1. the Ming typographic style of East Asian scripts (Han, hangul, kana), equivalent to the Western serif style
     (げん) (みん) (ちょう)
    Gen no Minchō
    Source Han Serif

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN