朝日

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Chinese[edit]

 
morning; to face; towards; facing; direct; a dynasty; the imperial court; (abbr.) Korea, esp. N. Korea
 
day; sun; date; day of the month; Japan (abbrev.)
simp. and trad.
(朝日)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

朝日

  1. Asahi (Japanese newspaper, beer or surname)

Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
あさ
Grade: 2

Grade: 1
kun'yomi

Compound of ‎(asa, morning) +‎ ‎(hi, sun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

朝日 ‎(hiragana あさひ, romaji asahi)

  1. Rising sun, morning sun.

Proper noun[edit]

朝日 ‎(hiragana あさひ, romaji Asahi)

  1. Asahi (Japanese newspaper, beer or surname)

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.