明石

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Chinese[edit]

 
clear; bright; to understand; next; the Ming dynasty
rock; stone; 10 pecks
simp. and trad.
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

明石

  1. (mineralogy) Alternative name for 明礬明矾 (míngfán, “alum”).

Proper noun[edit]

明石

  1. () Akashi, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
あか
Grade: 2

Grade: 1
kun'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

明石 (hiragana あかし, rōmaji Akashi)

  1. a place name, such as that of Akashi City in Hyogo Prefecture
  2. A surname​.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3