旋風

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 2

Etymology 1[edit]

From tsumuji ‎(hair whorl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋風 ‎(hiragana つむじ, romaji tsumuji)

  1. an atmospheric phenomenon characterized by a vortex of rotating wind; a whirlwind
Derived terms[edit]
  • 旋風 (tsumujikaze)

Etymology 2[edit]

From tsumuji ‎(id) + kaze ‎(wind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋風 ‎(hiragana つむじかぜ, romaji tsumujikaze)

  1. an atmospheric phenomenon characterized by a vortex of rotating wind; a whirlwind

Etymology 3[edit]

From tsumujikaze ‎(id).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋風 ‎(hiragana つじかぜ, romaji tsujikaze)

  1. an atmospheric phenomenon characterized by a vortex of rotating wind; a whirlwind

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

旋風 ‎(hiragana せんぷう, romaji senpū)

  1. an atmospheric phenomenon characterized by a vortex of rotating wind; a whirlwind