豪雨

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Chinese[edit]

grand; heroic; luxurious rain
simp. and trad.
(豪雨)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

豪雨

  1. heavy rain; downpour; torrential rain

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ごう
Grade: S

Grade: 1
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

豪雨 (hiragana ごうう, rōmaji gōu)

  1. downpour, heavy rain
    • 2011, NHK News:
       (こう) () (けん)では1000 (せん)ミリを ()える (ごう) ()になるなど、四国 (しこく)から (かん) (とう)にかけての (ひろ) (はん) () (はげ)しい (あめ) () (つづ)いています。
      Kōchi-ken de wa sen miri o koeru gōu ni naru nado, Shikoku kara Kantō ni kakete no hiroi han'i de hageshii ame ga furitsuzuiteimasu.
      Heavy rain continues to fall over a wide area extending from Shikoku to Kanto including a downpour of over 1000 millimeters in Kochi Prefecture.

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