Taisho

[tahy-shaw]

Origin of Taisho

< Japanese taishō < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese great + zhèng right(ness)
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Taisho

noun
  1. the period of Japanese history and artistic style associated with the reign of Emperor Yoshihito (1912–26)
  2. the throne name of Yoshihito (1879–1926), emperor of Japan (1912–26)
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