東風

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See also: 东风

Chinese[edit]

east
 
wind; news; style; custom; manner
trad. (東風)
simp. (东风)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

東風

  1. wind that blows from the east; easterly wind
  2. (figuratively) favourable situation; momentum or driving force (e.g. of revolution)

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Japanese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 2
Irregular

The kanji are jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 東風

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana こち, rōmaji kochi)

  1. east winds that blow in spring

Proper noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana こち, rōmaji Kochi)

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
こち
Grade: 2
かぜ
Grade: 2
Irregular
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Noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana こちかぜ, rōmaji kochikaze)

  1. east winds that blow in spring

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 2
Irregular
EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

The kanji are jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 東風

Noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana あゆ, rōmaji ayu)

  1. east winds that blow in spring

Etymology 4[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひがし
Grade: 2
かぜ
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

(higashi, east) +‎ (kaze, wind)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana ひがしかぜ, rōmaji higashikaze)

  1. east winds that blow in spring

Etymology 5[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 2
ふう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

From Chinese 東風

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana とうふう, rōmaji tōfū)

  1. east winds that blow in spring

Proper noun[edit]

東風 (hiragana とうふう, rōmaji Tōfū)

  1. a place name in China