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[あめ()]
ame
noun

English Meaning(s) for 雨

noun
  1. rain
  2. rainy day; rainy weather
  3. the November suit (in hanafuda)

Definition and Synonyms for 雨

Rain anything happening rapidly or in quick successive
Synonyms:
Cascade a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower
Synonyms:
Rainfall water falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere
Synonyms: あめふらし, 降雨, , 雨天, 雨降り
Rain drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds
Synonyms: レーン, 天水, 降雨, , 雨水

Meanings for each kanji in 雨

» rain

Categories 雨 is a member of

Succession a following of one thing after another in time
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Descent a movement downward
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Downfall the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)
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Fresh Water water that is not salty
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 雨

Sample Sentences for 雨

As it began to rain, I ran into my house.
They started in spite of the heavy rain.
Though I went to see her all the way in the rain, she was out.
Since it was raining, we had to eat our picnic lunch indoors.
It rained three days on end.

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