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雪女 (hiragana ゆきおんな, romaji yuki onna)
- (mythology, Shintō): A snow spirit; spirit of woman who perished out in the snow during the winter months. Known to return during the winter months to lure lost souls to their deaths.
- 雪男 (ゆきおとこ, yuki otoko): abominable snowman (modern calque from English, not related to the mythology of the 雪女)
- 雨女 (あめおんな, ame onna): a woman whose presence always seems to bring rain
- 雨男 (あめおとこ, ame otoko): a man whose presence always seems to bring rain