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[ひる()]
hiru
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

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English Meaning(s) for 昼

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. noon; midday
  2. daytime
  3. lunch

Definition and Synonyms for 昼

South the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees
Synonyms: , , 南方, , 真南
Day a period of opportunity
Synonyms: ディ, , , , , 昼間, 機会
Daylight the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
Synonyms: 日中, 日足, 日間, , 昼中, 昼日中, 昼間, 白昼
Twelve Noon the middle of the day
Synonyms: 亭午, , 午刻, 日盛り, , お昼, 正午, 真昼
Afternoon the part of the day between noon and evening
Synonyms: アフターヌーン, 午後, , 昼過ぎ
Sidereal Day the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star, about 4 minutes shorter than a mean solar day
Synonyms: ディ, 恒星日, , , , , 昼間
Day the period of time taken by a particular planet (e.g. Mars) to make a complete rotation on its axis
Synonyms: ディ, , , , , 昼間

Meanings for each kanji in 昼

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Categories 昼 is a member of

Chance a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
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Period an amount of time
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Daylight the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
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Sidereal Time measured by the diurnal motion of stars
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Hour clock time
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Time Unit a unit for measuring time periods
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Cardinal Compass Point one of the four main compass points
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Sample Sentences for 昼

Day alternates with night.
Well, let's have lunch.
He sleeps by day and works by night.
I finished writing the letter by noon.
She made her appearance around noon.

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