Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 清明(せいめい) in Japanese

清明
Kana Reading
せいめい
Romaji
seimei
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), `taru' adjective
    Meaning
    pure and clear
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    "clear and bright" solar term (approx. April 5)


Kanji in this word

JLPT 2

11 strokes

pure, purify, cleanse, exorcise, Manchu dynasty

On'Yomi: セイ, ショウ, シン

Kun'Yomi: きよ.い, きよ.まる, きよ.める

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JLPT 4

8 strokes

bright, light

On'Yomi: メイ, ミョウ, ミン

Kun'Yomi: あ.かり, あか.るい, あか.るむ, あか.らむ, あき.らか, あ.ける, -あ.け, あ.く, あ.くる, あ.かす

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