気象

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See also: 氣象

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
しょう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

気象 (hiragana きしょう, romaji kishō)

  1. weather, meteorological phenomenon
  2. a person's temper, disposition

Synonyms[edit]

  • (disposition): 気性 (きしょう)

Usage notes[edit]

When it refers to weather, this word is used in technical or scientific contexts, and not so often in conversation. In conversation, 天気 (てんき) is more common.