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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あら
Grade: S
うみ
Grade: 2

Etymology 1Edit

/arumi1/ → /arumi/. Compound of (ara, rough) +‎ (umi1, sea). Old Japanese did not permit vowel clusters, resulting in vowel elision of medial ua to u.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

荒海 (hiragana あるみ, rōmaji arumi)

  1. a sea with rough waves

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

荒海 (hiragana あらうみ, rōmaji araumi)

  1. a sea with rough waves