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聖断拝す 大東亜戦争終結

Discussion in '日本語 (Japanese)' started by 82riceballs, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. 82riceballs Senior Member

    English - USA
    Hi there :)

    Just had a quick question-
    I'm having trouble understanding what 拝す means...
    does the following text mean:
    聖断拝す 大東亜戦争終結
    "By Imperial Decree, the Greater East Asia War is now over."
    (It's the title of this

    Thanks, any help is appreciated!
    Last edited: Mar 19, 2013
  2. Schokolade Senior Member

  3. 82riceballs Senior Member

    English - USA

    じゃあ、「聖断拝す 大東亜戦争終結」は「聖断をありがたく受けて、大東亜戦争が終結した」という意味でしょうか。
  4. Flaminius

    Flaminius coclea mod

    capita Iaponiae
    日本語 / japāniski / יפנית
    It's a headline of a news item in 日本ニュース第255号.


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