梅雨

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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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

梅雨 (hiragana ばいう, romaji baiu)

  1. East Asian rainy season

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

(plum) + (rain)

plums ripen in the spring, when it is rainy

Noun[edit]

梅雨 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin méiyǔ)

  1. East Asian rainy season

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