Taisho

Taisho

[tahy-shaw]
noun Japanese History.
the designation of the period of the reign of Emperor Yoshihito, 1912–26.

Origin:
< Japanese taishō < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese great + zhèng right(ness)

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Taisho (taɪˈʃəʊ)
 
n
1.  the period of Japanese history and artistic style associated with the reign of Emperor Yoshihito (1912--26)
2.  the throne name of Yoshihito (1879--1926), emperor of Japan (1912--26)

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