春秋

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From  ("spring") +  ("autumn").

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

春秋

  1. Spring and autumn
  2. (metonymically) A year
  3. An annal, a chronicle of events by year

Proper noun[edit]

春秋

  1. (specifically) The Spring and Autumn Annals, the chronicle of the Chinese state of Lu during the first half of the Eastern Zhou dynasty

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅん
Grade: 2
しゅう > じゅう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɕɯᵝnd͡ʑɯᵝː]

Noun[edit]

春秋 (hiragana しゅんじゅう, romaji shunjū)

  1. Spring and autumn
  2. (metonymically) A year

Proper noun[edit]

春秋 (hiragana しゅんじゅう, romaji Shunjū)

  1. The Spring and Autumn Annals, the chronicles of the ancient State of Lu