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上弦月
Simplified 上弦月
Traditional 上弦月
Pin Yin
shang4 xian2 yue4
English
  • first quarter moon
Examples:
1. 上弦月是新月和满月的中间状态。
A first-quarter moon is halfway between new moon and full moon.
2. 发生在上弦月和下弦月的涨落最小的潮。
A less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.
3. 半月|上弦月
First quarter moon
4. 月份,由满月开始算起,到下一个满月为止,分成二等分(帕卡撒):下弦月(卡斯那)和上弦月(苏卡拉),还有特别的典礼(达撒普那玛撒,“新月和满月的典礼”),规定在新月(阿玛瓦斯雅)的日子和满月(普尼玛斯)的日子举行。
The month, counted from Full Moon to Full Moon, was divided into two halves (paksa, "wing") of waning (krsna) and waxing (sukla) Moon, and a special ritual (darsapurnamasa, "new and full moon rites") was prescribed on the days of New Moon (amavasya) and Full Moon (purnimas).
5. 他们能够清晰地看到他们的目标之一――上弦月
They can clearly see one of their targets, the first quarter moon.