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  • on reading:
  • ギョウ   キョウ
  • kun reading:
  • あかつき   さと
  • meaning(s):
  • daybreak, dawn, in the event
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あかつき dawn; daybreak; in the event of
あかつきのそら dawning sky
あかつきやみ moonless dawn
ぎょうこう the light of dawn
ぎょうせい morning star; Venus; rarity