藪雨

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
やぶ
Hyōgaiji
さめ
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (yabu, bush) +‎ (same, rain). Literally bush-rain, named after the way that light rainfall falls on a bush.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

藪雨 ‎(hiragana やぶさめ, romaji yabusame)

  1. a type of Old-World warbler; a Urosphena squameiceps, Asian stubtail