Kiyose - collection of season words in Japan -

AUTUMN

(Season)

Autumn (Aki)
Start of autumn (Akitatsu,Risshu)
Early autumn (Shoshu,Akihajime,Akiguchi)
Mid-autumn (Chushu,Akinakaba)
Late autumn (Banshu)

July (Fumituki<lunar calendar>)
August (Hachigatsu,Haduki<lunar calendar>)
September (Kugatsu,Nagatuki<lunar calendar>,Kikutuki)
October (Jyugatsu)

Lingering heat (Zansho,Akiatushi)
Autumnlike, Autumn appearing (Akimeku,Akiduku)
* I don't know whether or not there is a word "autumnlike" .
Autumn coolness, Autumn chill, New coolness (Sinryou,Akisuzushi)
Autumn equinoctial week, Autumn equinox (Akihigan)

Autumn morning (Aki no asa)
Autumn noon (Aki no hiru)
Autumn dusk (Aki no kure)
Autumn night (Aki no yoru)

Long night (Yonaga,nagakiyo)
Clear autumn (Aki sumu)
Cool <air> (Hiyayaka,Hiyu,Yubie)
Crisp <air> (Sawayaka,Sayakeshi)
Lovely autumn days (Aki urara,Shurei)
Cold autumn (Hada samu)
Morning chill (Asa samu)
Night chill (Yo samu)
Cold autumn (Hada samu)
Depth of autumn, Autumn deepens (Akifukashi)
Autumn's end (Kureno aki)
Parting/Passing autumn (Yuku aki)
Winter coming (Fuyu tikashi)

<Celestial Phenomena>

Autumn light, Autumn sun (Aki no hi, Akibi)
Autumn sky (Akizora,Aki no sora,Shuten)
Clear autumn sky (Akibare, Akibiyori)
High <autumn> sky (Aki takashi,Ten takashi)
Autumn sounds (Aki no koe)

Autumn clouds (Aki no kumo,Akigumo)
Fleecy clouds (Iwashigumo,Urokogumo)
Moon,Crescent,Moonlit,Full moon,etc(Tsuki,Mikaduki,Tsuki akari, etc.)
Harvest moon (Meigetsu,Jyugoya)
Moonless night (Mugetsu)
Rainy moon (Ugetsu,Ame no tsuki)
Starlight, Starry night (Hoshi dukiyo, Hoshi Akari)
Milky way (Amanokawa,Ginga)
Shooting star (Ryusei,Nagareboshi)
Autumn wind (Akikaze,Aki no kaze)
Storm wind (Nowaki,Nowake)
Autumn geese wind (Kari watashi)
Tyhoon (Taifuu)
Autumn rain (Aki no ame,Akisame,Shurin)
Autumn drizzle (Aki sigure)
Lightning (Inazuma,Inabikari)
Autumn rainbow (Aki no niji)
Autumn sunset (Akiyuyake)
Mist (Kiri,Kirisame,Noumu)
Dew (Tsuyu)
Autumn frost (Akisimo,Tuyujimo)

<Terrestrial Phenomena>

Autumn mountains (Aki no yama)
Autumn fields (Aki no no)
Wild flower field (Hanano)
Autumn rice field (Aki no ta)
Harvested fields (Karita)
Clear water (Mizu sumu)
Autumn river (Aki no kawa)
Autumn sea (Aki no umi)
Sea fire, Phosphorescent light (Shiranui)

<Life/Humanity>

Young sake, New sake (Shin shu)
Young rice, New rice (Shin mai)
Late-night meal (Yashoku)
Green soybeans (Edamame)
Boiled chestnut-rice (Kuri meshi)
Boiled mushroom-rice (Matsutake meshi)
Dried persimmon (Hoshigaki)
Grated yam (Tororo)
New soba / buckwheat noodles (Shin soba)
New tofu (Shin dofu)
Boiled taros (Imoni)

Sports day, Field day (Undoukai)
Lantern (Tourou)
Autumn fan (Shusen, Aki ohgi)
Sumo (Sumo)
Nightwork (Yonabe)
Autumn loneliness (Shushi)

Scarecrow (Kagashi/Kakashi)
Clapper / Noisemaker (Naruko)
Birds threat (Toriodoshi)
Rice reaping (Inekari)
Unhulled rice (Momi)
Bumper/Fruitful year (Hounen)
Bad/Poor crop (Kyosaku,Fusaku)

Bon <festival> dance (Bon-Wodori)
Moon-viewing (Tsukimi)
Viewing autumn leaves (Momijigari)
Mushroom-gathering (Takegari, Kinokogari)

<Events>

the Anniversary of Atomic Bombing, the Day the A-Bomb Fell (Genbaku ki - 8/9)
War end anniversary (Shusen kinenbi - 8/15)
the Anniversary of the Great Earthquake <1923> (Shinsai kinenbi - 9/1)
Senior Citizens' Day (Keirou no hi - 9/15)
Autumn equinox (Shubun no hi - 9/23)
Fund raising campaign of red feather (Akai hane - Oct.)
Health-Sports Day (Taiiku no hi 10/10)
Culture Day (Bunka no hi-11/3 )

Autumn festival (Aki matsuri)
Nebuta dance <Aomori prefecture>(Nebuta)
Awa dance <Tokushima prefecture> (Awa odori)
Bon of wind <Toyama prefecture> (Kaze no bon)
(*) I like this bon festival very much.
Daimonji festival <Kyoto> (Daimonji)
Autumn pilgrim (Aki henro)
Grave visiting (Haka mairi)
Lanterns floating (Tourou nagashi)
Gate fire (Kadobi)

Anniversary of Sogi's death <Sogi ki>
(Sogi(R),Moritake(H),Saikaku(H,L),Kyorai(H),Suiha(H),
Rinka(H),Kijyo(H),Shiki/Hechima(H),Teijyo(H),Dakotsu(H),
Sujyu(H),Toshio(H),Genyoshi(H),etc.........their death)
(*)indicates their fields
H:Haiku,Haikai R:Renga L: Novel,etc

<Animal>

Deer (Shika)
Wild boar (Inoshishi)
Autumn horse (Uma koyuru, Aki no uma)

Migrating/Migratory birds (Watari dori)
Autumn swallow, Departing swallows (Kien, Aki tsubame)
Shrike (Mozu)
Bulbul (Hiyodori)
Japanese wagtail (Sekirei)
Starling (Mukudori)
Quail (Uzura)
Woodpecker (Kitsutsuki)
Wild goose (Kari)
Snipe (Shigi)
Cranes come (Tsuru kitaru)

Ayu / Sweetfish (Oti ayu)
Gray mullet (Bora)
Sea bass (Suzuki)
Goby (Haze)
Sardine (Iwashi)
Mackerel pike (Sanma)
Salmon (Sake)

Autumn firefly (Akibotaru)
Autumn fly/mosquito/bee/butterfly/cicada
(Aki no hae/ka/hachi/chou/semi)
Clear-toned cicada (Higurashi)
Dragonfly (Tonbo)
Mayfly (Kagerou)
Bug / Insect (Mushi)
Cricket (Kohrogi)
Grasshopper (Kirigirisu, Batta)
Locust (Inago)
Mantis (Kamakiri)
Bagworm (Minomushi)

<Plant>

Fragrant olive (Mokusei)
Rose of Sharon (Mukuge)
Rose Mallow (Fuyo)
Fruit of camellia/nandia/wistaria/peach
(Tsuabaki/Nanten/Fuji/Momo/ no mi)
Pear (Nashi)
Persimmon (Kaki)
Apple (Ringo)
Grapes (Budo)
Chestnuts (Kuri)
Pomegranate (Zakuro)
Fig tree / Fig (Ichijiku)
Watermelon (Suika)
Green mandarin orange (Awo-mikan)
Citron (Yuzu)
Bitter orange (Daidai)
Kumquat (Kinkan)
Lemon (Remon)

Red leaves (Momiji)
Yellow leaves (Kouyou)
Autumn grass / weeds (Akikusa)
Flowers of grass / weeds (Kusa no hana)
Harvested rice (Ine)
Gleaning (Ochibo)

Nuts (Konomi)
Walnut (Kurumi)
Acorn (Donguri)
Ginkgo nut (Ginnan)
Akebi (Akebi)
Plantain / Banana tree (Basho)
Canna (Kanna)
Morning glory (Asagao)
Cockscomb (Keitou)
Cosmos (Kosumosu / Aki sakura)
Four O'Clocks (Oshiroibana)
Ground-cherry (Hooduki)
Balsam (Housenka)
Begonia (Shukaido)
Chrysanthemums (Kiku)
Pumpkin (Kabocha)
Dishcloth gourd / Sponge cucumber (Hechima)
Autumn eggplant/egg apple (Aki nasu)
Potato (Bareisho)
Sweet potato (Satsumaimo)
Taro (Imo)
Red pepper / Cayenne (Tougarashi)
Ginger (Shouga)
Barnyard grass (Hie)
Corn (Toumorokoshi)
Millet (Kibi)
Foxtail (Awa)
Peanut / Groundnut (Rakkasei)
Soybean (Daizu)
Adzuki bean (Azuki)
Sesame (Goma)
Flower of Japanese indigo plant (Ai no hana)
Flower of tobacco plant / Tobacco flowers (Tabako no hana)
Buckwheat flowers (Soba no hana)
Cotton (Wata)
Bush clover (Hagi)
Pampas grass (Susuki, Kaya)
Reed / Rush (Ashi)
Arrowroot (Kuzu)
Pink (Nadeshiko)
Starwort (Nogiku)
Manjyusaka / Red spider lily (Higanbana / Manjyushage)
Bellflower (Kikyo)
Gentian / Autumn bellflower (Rindou)
Spiderwart (Tuyukusa / Tukikusa)

Mushroom (Kinoko / Matsutake / Shimeji / Shiitake)