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English Meaning(s) for 雨

  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
Cascade a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower
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

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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

It will rain tonight.
Because of rain, we couldn't go to the beach.
But, unfortunately, the game was called off due to rain.
The road was wet from the rain.
Suppose it rains tomorrow, shall we still go on the picnic?

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