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のうせき【曩昔】

 Honshu (Standard)

nouseki

Definition

Noun, Adverb

  1. (Archaism) Of or pertaining to the past: a long time ago, "a long long time ago", former times, old times, ancient times, olden days

Etymology

Historically attested under the kana spelling なうせき nauseki. Ultimately from Chinese 【曩昔】 "old times; ancient times" (cf. Mandarin nǎng xī; Cantonese nong5 sik1).

意味:むかし【昔】、いぜん【以前】、おうじつ【往日】、おうせき【往昔】、こせき【古昔】、せきじつ【昔日】

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