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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
つき > づき
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From either 卯の花 ‎(u no hana, flower of deutzia) or ‎(u, rabbit) +‎ ‎(tsuki, month), as is the fourth sign of the Chinese zodiac.(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

卯月 ‎(hiragana うづき, romaji uzuki)

  1. (archaic) the fourth month of the lunar calendar
  2. (poetic) April

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
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