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See also: 二十四節氣

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せつ > せっ
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EtymologyEdit

From  () (じゅう) () (nijūshi, "twenty-four") +  (せっ) () (sekki, 24 divisions of solar year).

Proper nounEdit

二十四節気 (hiragana にじゅうしせっき, rōmaji Nijūshi Sekki)

  1. the twenty-four divisions of the solar year
  2. the twenty-four terms used to denote the changing of the seasons

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