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  • on reading:
  • ヨウ
  • kun reading:
  • meaning(s):
  • weekday
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かよう Tuesday
きんよう Friday
げつよう Monday
こうよう dazzling brightness
しちよう the seven luminaries (sun, moon, and five planets); the seven days of the week
すいよう Wednesday
どよう Saturday
にちよう Sunday
もくよう Thursday
ようび day of the week
ようれい literary term for the sun
ろくよう Japanese calendar's six labels, indicating how auspicious each day is