Last modified on 23 July 2014, at 05:18

梅雨

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

梅雨

  1. East Asian rainy season

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Grade: 1
Irregular

Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

NounEdit

梅雨 (hiragana つゆ, romaji tsuyu)

  1. East Asian rainy season
Kanji in this term
ばい
Grade: 4

Grade: 1
on'yomi

梅雨 (hiragana ばいう, romaji baiu)

  1. East Asian rainy season

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

梅雨 (mae-u) (hangeul 매우)

  1. Hanja form? of 매우, “East Asian rainy season”.

SynonymsEdit