Meaning

Primary

The Next Year

Alternatives

Next Year, The Following Year

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The next year is the next year.

Reading

よくねん
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)
よくとし
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

The reading can be the on'yomi for or the kun'yomi. So, you can do either よくねん or よくとし, or preferably both.

Context

Context Sentences

翌年彼は起業しました。

He started his business the next year.

Kanji Composition