Sentence Examples


  • The translator was Tsubouchi Shyo, one of the greatest writers of the Meiji era.
  • Japanese journalistic writing in these early years of Meiji was marred by extreme and pedantic classicism.
  • Thus, in the early years of the Meiji era, there was a period of complete prostitution.
  • The vehicles chiefly employed in ante-Meiji days were ox-carriages, norimono, kago and carts drawn by hand.
  • These compilations together with the Nikon Gwaishi (History of Japan Outside the Court), written by Rai Sanyo and published in I827~ constituted the chief sources of historical knowledge before the Meiji era.