横雨

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
よこ
Grade: 3
あめ
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

Compound of (yoko, side) +‎ (ame, rain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

横雨 ‎(hiragana よこあめ, romaji yokoame)

  1. rain that falls sideways due to wind

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
よこ
Grade: 3
さめ
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

Compound of (yoko, side) +‎ (same, rain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

横雨 ‎(hiragana よこさめ, romaji yokosame)

  1. rain that falls sideways due to wind