五月

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Cantonese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Noun[edit]

五月 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping ng5 jut6, Yale ng5 yut6)

  1. the month of May

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 1

Etymology[edit]

(ご, go), "five" + (つき, tsuki), "month"

Noun[edit]

五月 (hiragana ごがつ, romaji gogatsu)

  1. the month of May

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

五月 (owol) (hangeul 오월)

  1. Hanja form? of 오월, “the fifth month”.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wǔyuè
Zhuyin ㄨˇ ㄩㄝˋ
IPA (key) /u²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ɥ̯œ⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

五月 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wǔyuè)

  1. May
  2. modern name for the fifth of the twelve months of the Chinese calendar, each beginning on a new moon.

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