梅月

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Chinese[edit]

plum flower moon; month
simp. and trad.
(梅月)
Literally: plum month

Etymology[edit]

Refers to the rainy season 梅雨 (méiyǔ), which usually occurs during the fourth month.

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Noun[edit]

梅月

  1. (archaic) traditional name for the fourth of the twelve months of the Chinese calendar, each beginning on a new moon.

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See also[edit]

  • Month of the Year: 梅月