Reuters reported that the two characters representing the new Japanese era, or gengo, imbue a sense of peace and renewed optimism. The first character means “good” and “beautiful” but also carries a sense of “order” and “command.” The second character means “peace” or “harmony.” 参照元
The first character means “good” and “beautiful”
The second character means “peace” or “harmony”
The Reiwa period has begun on May first 2019 the day after Emperor Akihito abdicates the throne.
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