霜月

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Chinese[edit]

frost moon; month
simp. and trad.
(霜月)

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Proper noun[edit]

霜月

  1. (historical) Frimaire

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しも
Grade: S
つき
Grade: 1
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

(しも, shimo), "frost" + (つき, tsuki), "month"

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

霜月 (hiragana しもつき, rōmaji shimotsuki)

  1. (archaic) the eleventh month of the lunar calendar
  2. (poetic) the month of frost; November
  3. (historical) Frimaire

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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