お盆, 御盆, おぼん

  • obon

Definition of お盆,御盆,おぼん

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • O-Bon
  • Bon Festival
  • Lantern Festival
  • Festival of the Dead

Related Kanji

basin, lantern festival, tray
honorable, manipulate, govern

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Examples of お盆,御盆,おぼん in a Sentence

お盆ちかづいてきた
The Bon Festival is near at hand.
During O-bon, Japanese people believe they receive a visit from an ancestor.
お盆期間はとても混雑する
During Obon there is much confusion at train stations.
お盆には5つある。そのうち3つある
On the tray are five objects - three of them are keys.

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