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春秋

ChineseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From  ("spring") +  ("autumn").

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

春秋

  1. Spring and autumn
  2. (metonymically) A year
  3. An annal, a chronicle of events by year

Proper nounEdit

春秋

  1. (specifically) The Spring and Autumn Annals, the chronicle of the Chinese state of Lu during the first half of the Eastern Zhou dynasty

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅん
Grade: 2
しゅう > じゅう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɕɯᵝnd͡ʑɯᵝː]

NounEdit

春秋 (hiragana しゅんじゅう, romaji shunjū)

  1. Spring and autumn
  2. (metonymically) A year

Proper nounEdit

春秋 (hiragana しゅんじゅう, romaji Shunjū)

  1. The Spring and Autumn Annals, the chronicles of the ancient State of Lu