梅雨

ChineseEdit

plum flower rain
simp. and trad.
(梅雨)

EtymologyEdit

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

梅雨

  1. East Asian rainy season

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Grade: 1
Irregular

Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

梅雨 ‎(hiragana つゆ, romaji tsuyu)

  1. East Asian rainy season
Kanji in this term
ばい
Grade: 4

Grade: 1
on'yomi

梅雨 ‎(hiragana ばいう, romaji baiu)

  1. East Asian rainy season

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

梅雨 ‎(mae-u) ‎(hangeul 매우)

  1. Hanja form? of 매우, “East Asian rainy season”.

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