立春

ChineseEdit

set up; to stand
 
spring (time); gay; joyful; youthful; love; lust; life
simp. and trad.
(立春)

EtymologyEdit

(erect) + (spring)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

立春

  1. the first day of spring according to the traditional lunisolar calendar
    立春以來 / 立春以来  ―  Lìchūn yǐlái  ―  since the beginning of spring

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JapaneseEdit

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Kanji in this term
りつ > りっ
Grade: 1
しゅん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese /*liɪp̚t͡ɕʰiuɪn/ > Japanese /*ɾit̚t͡ʃʰjun/ > /ɾiʃːjun/

Proper nounEdit

立春 ‎(hiragana りっしゅん, romaji Risshun)

  1. the first day of spring according to the traditional lunisolar calendar

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