清明節

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See also: 淸明節 and 清明节

Chinese[edit]

Tomb Sweeping Day
 
festival; section; segment; point; part; to economize; to save; temperate
trad. (清明節) 清明
simp. (清明节) 清明

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Proper noun[edit]

清明節

  1. Tomb Sweeping Day, an annual Chinese holiday observed 15 days after the Spring equinox (April 4 or 5)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 4
めい
Grade: 2
せつ
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

清明 (Seimei) +‎ (-setsu, -day; festival; celebration)

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Proper noun[edit]

清明節 (hiragana せいめいせつ, rōmaji Seimeisetsu)

  1. Tomb Sweeping Day, an annual Chinese holiday observed 15 days after the Spring equinox (April 4 or 5)