驚蟄

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See also: 惊蛰

Chinese[edit]

 
to startle; to be frightened; to be scared; alarm
hibernate
trad. (驚蟄)
simp. (惊蛰)
Literally: “awakening of insects”.
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驚蟄

  1. Jingzhe, the "Walking of Insect", the third of the twenty-four solar terms, around March 5th, 6th, or 7th, when nature reawakens after the winter sleep

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Sino-Xenic (驚蟄):
  • Japanese: 啓蟄 (けいちつ) (Keichitsu)
  • Korean: 경칩 (驚蟄, gyeongchip)
  • Vietnamese: Kinh trập (驚蟄)