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The word Asahi means "morning sun" in Japanese and it is found in various company names:

  • Asahi Kōgaku Kōgyō that became Pentax in 2002
  • Asahi Bussan, a camera distributor and manufacturer in the mid-1930s
  • Asahi Kōgaku Kōgyō, new name of Asahi Bussan's manufacturing facilities after it was absorbed by Riken
  • Asahi Musen and Asahi Seimitsu, successors of Asahi Kōgaku Kōgyō, subsidiaries of Riken
  • Asahi Shashin Kōgyō, a film maker in the 1930s
  • Asahi Shōten, a distributor in the late 1940s
  • Asahi Shinbunsha, publisher of
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