Meaning

Primary

Weather Agency

Alternative

Meteorological Agency

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The energy phenomenon agency sounds like something that could be really cool but it's really just the weather agency / meteorological agency. Nothing shady going on here.

Reading

きしょうちょう
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

やっと気象庁に電話が繋がったと思ったら、切られたんだよ。ありえなくね?

I thought I finally got my call through to the weather agency, but they hung up on me. Unbelievable.

Kanji Composition