Japanese Word Entry

如月
Kana:きさらぎ
Romaji:kisaragi
Definition: second month of the lunar calendar
Alternative forms: 衣更着 、 更衣
Alternative readings: じょげつ (jogetsu)、 きぬさらぎ (kinusaragi)

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Chinese characters used in this word

likeness, like, such as, as if, better, best, equal, if, supposing, as
Readings
Mandarin: ㄖㄨˊ (rú)
Cantonese: jyu4
Japanese: ジョ (jo)、 ニョ (nyo) / ごと.し (gotoshi)、 ごとく (gotoku)、 しく (shiku)、 ゆく (yuku)
Korean: 여 (yeo)
Vietnamese: như

month, moon, KangXi radical 74
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩㄝˋ (yuè), ㄖㄨˋ (rù)
Cantonese: jyut6
Japanese: ゲツ (getsu)、 ガツ (gatsu) / つき (tsuki)
Korean: 월 (weol)
Vietnamese: nguyệt

garment, clothes, dressing, clothing, cover, skin
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧ (yī), ㄧˋ (yì)
Cantonese: ji1, ji3
Japanese: イ (i)、 エ (e) / ころも (koromo)、 きぬ (kinu)、 -ぎ (-gi)、 きる (kiru)
Korean: 의 (eui)
Vietnamese: y, ý
Variants
Semantic variant form:

grow late, night watch, sit up late, of course, renew, renovate, again, more and more, further, more, still further, much more
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄥˋ (gèng), ㄍㄥ (gēng)
Cantonese: ang1, gaang1, gang1, gang3
Japanese: コウ (kou) / さら (sara)、 さら.に (sarani)、 ふ.ける (fukeru)、 ふ.かす (fukasu)、 あらためる (aratameru)
Korean: 경 (gyeong), 갱 (gaeng)
Vietnamese: canh, cánh, xâu

don, arrive, wear, counter for suits of clothing, make move, take action
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄠˊ (zháo), ㄓㄠ (zhāo), ㄓㄜ˙ (zhe), ㄓㄨㄛˊ (zhuó)
Cantonese: zau1, zau2, zoek3, zoek6
Japanese: チャク (chaku)、 ジャク (jaku) / き.る (kiru)、 -ぎ (-gi)、 き.せる (kiseru)、 -き.せ (-kise)、 つ.く (tsuku)、 つ.ける (tsukeru)
Korean: 착 (chag)
Vietnamese: khán
Variants
Semantic variant form: