Definition of 紀

  • chronicle
  • account
  • narrative
  • history
  • annals
  • geologic period

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)

Popular Words With This Kanji

記念, 紀念, きねん

commemoration, memory

世紀, せいき

century, era

二十世紀, 20世紀, にじっせいき, にじゅっせいき

twentieth century

二十世紀, 20世紀, にじっせいき, にじゅっせいき

twentieth century

規律, 紀律, きりつ

order, observance, discipline, rules, law, regulations

世紀末, せいきまつ

end of a century (esp. 19th), fin-de-siecle

紀行, きこう

traveller's journal, traveler's journal

紀元前, きげんぜん

pre-era, BC, BCE

紀元, きげん

era, AD (Christian era)

綱紀粛正, こうきしゅくせい

eliminating corruption among government officials, tightening discipline (among)


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