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autumn; fall; harvest time; a swing
 
wind; news; style; custom; manner
trad. (秋風)
simp. (秋风)

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NounEdit

秋風

  1. autumn wind; fall wind

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JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
あき
Grade: 2
かぜ
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

Compound of  (あき) (aki, autumn) +  (かぜ) (kaze, wind).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

秋風 (hiragana あきかぜ, rōmaji akikaze)

  1. autumn wind, autumn breeze, autumnal winds
    秋風 (あきかぜ) ()く。
    Akikaze ga fuku.
    Autumn winds blow.
  2. two lovers cooling toward each other
    using (aki) as a pun for 飽き (aki, weariness)
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Proper nounEdit

秋風 (hiragana あきかぜ, rōmaji Akikaze)

  1. a destroyer of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II (see   Japanese destroyer Akikaze on Wikipedia.Wikipedia )
  2. a surname

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
しゅう
Grade: 2
ふう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese compound 秋風 (MC t͡sʰɨu pɨuŋ).

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NounEdit

秋風 (hiragana しゅうふう, rōmaji shūfū, historical hiragana しうふう)

  1. autumn wind, autumn breeze, autumnal winds
    Synonyms: 金風 (kinpū), 商風 (shōfū), 西風 (seifū)
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Etymology 3Edit

Various nanori readings.

Proper nounEdit

Kanji in this term
あい
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
Kanji in this term
あき
Grade: 2

Grade: 2

秋風 (hiragana あいか, rōmaji Aika, alternative reading あきか, rōmaji Akika)

  1. a female given name

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN