Definition of 朔

  • conjunction (astronomy)
  • first day of month

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サク
  • ついたち

Popular Words With This Kanji

八朔, はっさく

Hassaku orange (Citrus hassaku), 1st of August (lunar calendar)

朔, さく

new moon, first day of the lunar month, (in ancient China) next year's calendar and decrees (distributed by the Emperor at year's end)

朔風, さくふう

north wind

朔望潮, さくぼうちょう

spring tide

月立ち, 月立, 朔, 一日, つきたち

first day of the month, first ten days of the lunar month

正朔, せいさく

beginning of the month or the year, New Year's Day, the calendar

一日, 朔日, 朔, ついたち, さくじつ, いっぴ

first day of the month, first ten days of the lunar month

一日, 朔日, 朔, ついたち, さくじつ, いっぴ

first day of the month, first ten days of the lunar month

視告朔, 告朔, こうさく

ceremony where the Emperor would inspect the records of attendance and absence of officials

朔望, さくぼう

first and fifteenth days of the lunar month (corresponding to new moon and full moon)


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