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A tsunami also known as a seismic sea wave, is a series of waves in a water body caused by ... The term tsunami, meaning "harbour wave" in literal translation, comes from the Japanese 津...

What does "tsunami" mean?

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Tsunami is a Japanese word with the English translation, "harbor wave." Represented by two characters, the top character, "tsu," means harbor, while the bottom ...

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Jan 31, 2015 ... Tsunami The term tsunami, meaning "harbor wave" in literal translation, comes from the Japanese 津波, composed of the two kanji 津 (tsu) meaning "harbour" and 波... ... I am Japanese. Man does not win naturally. Please ...

History Of Tsunami, The Word And The Wave, Runs Long In Japan ...

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Mar 18, 2011 ... "Tsunami" is originally a Japanese word, but today it's common in English. ... " There's a term for it called mono no aware, which means 'the ...

What does "tsunami" mean? | Disaster Management Information ...

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Tsunami is a Japanese word with the English translation, "harbor wave." Represented by two characters, the top character, "tsu," means harbor, while the bottom ...

Tsunami is a Japanese word from a double root: tsu, meaning port ...

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generated, a tsunami may have a wave height of only two or three metres, decreasing ... although this alone does not ensure plant safety, as seismic forces may.

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"Tsunami" is a Japanese word which translates as "harbor wave", now used ...

Tsunami - definition of tsunami by The Free Dictionary

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A very large ocean wave caused by an underwater earthquake or volcanic eruption. [Japanese : tsu, harbor + nami, wave (so called because tsunamis generally ...

Tsunami dictionary definition | tsunami defined - YourDictionary

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tsunami definition: The definition of a tsunami is a large sea wave caused by an ... Japanese : tsu, harbor + nami, wave (so called because tsunamis generally ...

Tsunami « Pain in the English

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Does Tsunami happen most commonly in Japan? Personally ... I read in a few places online that it means in japanese - tsu (harbor) nami (wave). Apparently ...

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What is a Tsunami? - International Tsunami Information Center

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The word tsunami (pronounced tsoo-nah'-mee) is composed of the Japanese words "tsu" (which means harbor) and "nami" (which means "wave"). Often the ...

tsunami - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Japan has had the misfortune of experiencing many tsunamis. They're caused by earthquakes or volcanic eruptions under the sea. In Japanese, tsu means ...

Tsunami | Define Tsunami at Dictionary.com

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Tsunami definition, an unusually large sea wave produced by a seaquake or undersea ... 1905-10; < Japanese, equivalent to tsu harbor (earlier tu) + nami wave.