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English Meaning(s) for 日

  1. day; days
  2. sun; sunshine; sunlight
  3. (the) day; daytime; daylight
  4. date; deadline
  5. (past) days; time (e.g. of one's childhood)
  6. case (esp. unfortunate); event (as 〜した日には, 〜と来た日には, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 日

Day an era of existence or influence
Synonyms: , , , 時世, 時代
Day a period of opportunity
Synonyms: デー, , , , , 昼間, 機会
Day some point or period in time
Synonyms: , ,
Day the recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working)
Synonyms: , ,
Twenty-Four Hours time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
Synonyms: 一日, 一日, 太陽日, 平均太陽日, , , , 月立ち
Day a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance
Synonyms: デー, , ,
Date the specified day of the month
Synonyms: , , , 日付, 日日
Date a particular day specified as the time something happens
Synonyms: , ,
Date the particular day, month, or year (usually according to the Gregorian calendar) that an event occurred
Synonyms: デート, 年代, 年月, 年月日, , , , 日々, 日付, 日取り, 日日, 日時, 時日, 月日, 月日, 期日, 開催日
Sun first day of the week
Synonyms: 主日, , , , 日曜, 日曜日
Solarise expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun
Synonyms: , ,
Date a particular but unspecified point in time
Synonyms: , ,
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: デー, 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: デー, , , , , 昼間
Sun observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians
Synonyms: 主日, , , , 日曜, 日曜日

Meanings for each kanji in 日

» day; sun; Japan; counter for days

Categories 日 is a member of

Expose expose or make accessible to some action or influence
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Chance a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
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Period an amount of time
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Time an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities)
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Rest Day a day set aside for rest
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Twenty-Four Hours time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
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Civil Day a day reckoned from midnight to midnight
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Point an instant of time
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Calendar Year the year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendar
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Sidereal Time measured by the diurnal motion of stars
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Month one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year
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Era a period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event
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Work Time a time period when you are required to work
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Time Unit a unit for measuring time periods
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Sample Sentences for 日

Today is my friend's birthday.
I couldn't speak well that day.
As the sun rises, the morning mist gradually fades away.
She waited on her husband all day long.
Nothing is so pleasant as taking a walk along the seaside on a fine day.

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Do you mean 日程?

#10 Posted by flint over 2 years ago

What's the difference between日てい and 日付?

#9 Posted by emytchan over 2 years ago

on most common pronounciation: There are more common words with Nichi. hi/bi is second, and jitsu is third. To say 'Sun' as a noun, use Nichi. 


For example, Nichiyoubi (Sunday). It loks like this: 日曜日. The first 日 is 'Nichi'. the second '日' is Day. Sunday. So, to say sun as a noun, use nichi. :)

[if i got anything wrong pelase correct me, we are all learning and i woud love the help!]

#8 Posted by HetaHana over 5 years ago, last modified at 1:47 PM

Which pronunciation is used most often?

#7 Posted by Engrind106 over 5 years ago

i think i get it thank you for answere ^_^

#6 Posted by yamenarhim over 9 years ago

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