Last modified on 26 September 2012, at 22:14

藪雨

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Compound of yabu (bush) and same (rain). Literally bush-rain, named after the way that light rainfall falls on a bush.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

藪雨 (hiragana やぶさめ, romaji yabusame)

  1. a type of old-world warbler; a Urosphena squameiceps, asian stubtail