荒海

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あら
Grade: S
うみ
Grade: 2

Etymology 1Edit

/arumi1/ → /arumi/. Compound of ara (rough) and umi1 (sea). Old Japanese did not permit vowel clusters, resulting in vowel elision of medial ua to u.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

荒海 (hiragana あるみ, romaji arumi)

  1. a sea with rough waves

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

荒海 (hiragana あらうみ, romaji araumi)

  1. a sea with rough waves
Last modified on 21 February 2014, at 13:10