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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

daytime; noon Kanji Details »

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

The lengths of day and night are the same today.
We take a rest at noon.
A bat hunts food and eats at night, but sleeps during the day.
I feel somewhat uneasy when I sit on a chair with Japanese clothes. I feel like the wind is blowing in from the cuff of my trousers.
It drew strength from the not-so-young people who braved the bitter cold and scorching heat to knock on doors of perfect strangers, and from the millions of Americans who volunteered and organized and proved that more than two centuries later a government of the people, by the people, and for the people has not perished from the Earth.

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