Last modified on 13 October 2014, at 08:41

爛漫

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
らん
Hyōgaiji
まん
Grade: S
on'yomi

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɾ̠ã̠mmã̠ɴ]

AdjectiveEdit

爛漫 (hiragana らんまん, romaji ranman)

  1. the way in which many flowers are in bloom
    • 1928: Sakura no ki no shita niwa (Kajii Motojirō)
      お前、この爛漫と咲き乱れてゐる桜の樹の下へ、一つ一つ屍体が埋まつてゐると想像して見るがいい。何が俺をそんなに不安にしてゐたかがお前には納得が行くだらう。
  2. the way in which light sparkles

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