節分

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せつ
Grade: 4
ぶん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

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節分 (hiragana せつぶん, rōmaji setsubun)

  1. A ceremony celebrating the beginning of spring.
  2. The first day of spring in the traditional lunisolar calendar, Risshun.
  3. (archaic) Any of the days that mark the division between two seasons; the first day of spring, summer (Rikka), autumn (Risshū), or winter (Rittō).

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