流れ星

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
なが
Grade: 3
ほし > ぼし
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

流れ (nagare, "flowing") from 流れる, + (hoshi, "star"), with rendaku.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

流れ星 ‎(hiragana ながれぼし, romaji nagareboshi)

  1. falling star; shooting star (meteor)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3