旋風

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Chinese[edit]

lathe; specially for an occasion; revolve
 
wind; news; style; custom; manner
trad. (旋風)
simp. (旋风)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

旋風

  1. whirlwind

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 2

Etymology 1[edit]

From 旋毛 ‎(tsumuji, hair whirl).

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 旋風 ‎(tsumuji) + ‎(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 旋風 ‎(tsumujikaze).

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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

旋風 ‎(seonpung) ‎(hangeul 선풍)

  1. Hanja form? of 선풍, “whirlwind”.