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ほめく

 Kyushu (Kumamoto: Kuma)

homeku

Definition

Verb

  1. To be humid; to be sultry

Etymology

Cognate to Kumamoto ほめく homeku "to be humid"; Tanegashima ほなく honaku and ほめく homeku "to be hot"; and Okinawan ふみちゅん fumichun "to be muggy". Possibly from 【火】 ho- "fire; burning; heat" and めく meku "to show signs of". Compare ほてる【火照る】 hoteru "to feel hot" (from "fire; burning; heat" and "to shine").

意味:むしあつい【蒸し暑い】、むしむしする【蒸し蒸しする】、じめじめする

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