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[いな()·づま()]
inaduma
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[いな()·ずま()]
inazuma
[いなずま()]
inazuma
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[いなづま()]
inaduma
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English Meaning(s) for 稲妻

noun
  1. lightning; flash of lightning; lightning bolt

Definition and Synonyms for 稲妻

Lightning the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash)
Synonyms: 稲妻
Streak a sudden flash (as of lightning)
Synonyms: 稲妻
Lightning abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light
Synonyms: ライトニング, 稲光, 稲妻, 稲魂, 雷光, 雷火, 電光, 電影
Bolt a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
Synonyms: 稲光, 稲妻, 落雷, 迅雷, , 雷光, 雷公, 雷電, 電光, 霹靂, 鳴神
Lightning can scintillate for a second or more
Synonyms: 稲妻

Meanings for each kanji in 稲妻

» rice plant
» wife; spouse

Categories 稲妻 is a member of

Flash a sudden intense burst of radiant energy
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Lightning abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light
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Atmospheric Electricity electrical discharges in the atmosphere
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Sample Sentences for 稲妻

There was thunder and lightning last night.
The little girl managed to keep silent, having been terrified by the lightning.
Lightning normally accompanies thunder.
After the lightning, came the thunder.
The dog hid under the bed whenever lightning flashed.

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