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    WINTER

    Well, what's in this winter poetic, but snow? However, many Japanese Kigo specifically for winter.

    First, it is all the words associated with any characteristic of winter weather events - blizzards, freezing, frost, ice ... But it is also a word associated with the thaw: melting, dripping, and so on: winter in Japan is relatively warm, the snow is long .

    Sigure - winter rain, the phenomenon is much more typical of southern Japan than the winter snow.

    Northwest wind - anadzi. Dry cold wind from China.

    North Wind - karappu. Dry cold wind from the north.

    Sidzuri - snow that accumulates on the branches and falling under its own weight.

    Sukimakadze - draft blowing in the slot home.

    Tenryu (heavenly wolf) - the star Sirius.

    Polaris.

    Karen - dried field.

    Karesono - withered garden.

    Crane

    Dolphin

    Ukinedori - sleeping on water birds. Wintering birds in Japan, in this case - waterfowl, especially touch the heart of the poet when they sleep on the water, powdered with snow.

    Hare - especially easy to notice it on dry field-Karen, because Bunny - winter word.

    Wolf - well, how hare without a wolf ...

    Duck grebe. Here's how to translate it into Russian, that came poetically? And leave kaitsuburi?

    Oysters.

    Cat (cat) on the hearth.

    Duck.

    Fox.

    Bear.

    Kulik.

    Sea cucumber.

    Fugu.

    Flying squirrel.

    Eagle.

    Mandarins.

    Radishes.

    Dry reeds.

    Dry thorns.

    Daikon.

    Nandini - Japanese barberry.

    Ardiziya.

    Cabbage.


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