梅雨

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

梅雨

  1. East Asian rainy season

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Grade: 1
Irregular
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Etymology[edit]

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

Noun[edit]

梅雨 (hiragana つゆ, romaji tsuyu)

  1. East Asian rainy season
Kanji in this term
ばい
Grade: 4

Grade: 1
on'yomi

梅雨 (hiragana ばいう, romaji baiu)

  1. East Asian rainy season

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

梅雨 (mae-u) (hangeul 매우)

  1. Hanja form? of 매우, “East Asian rainy season”.

Synonyms[edit]