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Noun (futsuumeishi)
Obsolete term
fifth month of the lunar calendar

Usually written using kana alone
also written as 杜鵑花
satsuki azalea (Rhododendron indicum)пятый месяц лунного календаряWonnemond, Weidemonat, fünfter Monat (des lunaren Kalenders; Abk.), Alpenrose, Rhododendron indicum

ON: KUN: いつ, いつ.つ

ON: ゲツ, ガツKUN: つき
month, moon

ON: コウKUN: さつき
swamp, shore

ON: ゲツ, ガツKUN: つき
month, moon

Example sentences
英国では労働祭は五月にある。Parts: 英国 (えいこく), 労働祭 (ろうどうさい), 五月 (ごがつ), 有る (ある)In England, Labor Day is in May.

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