五月

CantoneseEdit

simpl. and trad.

NounEdit

五月 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping ng5 jut6, Yale ng5 yut6)

  1. the month of May

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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EtymologyEdit

(ご, go), "five" + (つき, tsuki), "month"

NounEdit

五月 (hiragana ごがつ, romaji gogatsu)

  1. the month of May

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

五月 (owol) (hangeul 오월)

  1. Hanja form? of 오월, “the fifth month”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wǔyuè
Zhuyin ㄨˇ ㄩㄝˋ
IPA (key) /u²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ɥ̯œ⁵¹/

NounEdit

五月 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wǔyuè)

  1. May
  2. modern name for the fifth of the twelve months of the Chinese calendar, each beginning on a new moon.

SynonymsEdit

  • (lunar month): 榴月, 蒲月, 仲夏, 飘香, 皋月, 郁月,
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