Last modified on 30 September 2014, at 08:58

藪雨

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
やぶ
Hyōgaiji
さめ
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

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