二十四節気

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

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じゅう
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せつ > せっ
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on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From 二十四 (nijūshi, "twenty-four") + 節気 (sekki, 24 divisions of solar year)

Noun[edit]

二十四節気 (hiragana にじゅうしせっき, romaji nijūshi sekki)

  1. the twenty-four divisions of the solar year
  2. the twenty-four terms used to denote the changing of the seasons

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