降雪

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Chinese[edit]

 
to drop; to fall; to come down; to descend; to surrender
snow
simp. and trad.
(降雪)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

降雪

  1. snowfall, snow

Verb[edit]

降雪

  1. to snow

Synonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 6
せつ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese compound 降雪 (kæwngH sjwet, literally descending snow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

降雪 (hiragana こうせつ, rōmaji kōsetsu, historical hiragana かうせつ)

  1. falling snow
  2. snowfall, either as an instance of falling of snow, or as the accumulated snow itself

Verb[edit]

降雪する (suru conjugation, hiragana こうせつする, rōmaji kōsetsu suru, historical hiragana かうせつする)

  1. to fall (said of snow), to have a snowfall

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

降雪 (gangseol) (hangeul 강설)

  1. Hanja form? of 강설 (falling snow; snowfall).