19 Dec Poetic Names to Use in December
2017 is about to end. I hope you had a great year and best wishes for happy holidays!
Poetic names for December include:
Suisen (水仙)- a narcissus;
Kangiku（寒菊）- a winter chrysanthemum;
Shiwasu（師走）- another name for December;
Seibo（歳暮）- year-end gift, the end of year;
Tsurara（つらら）- an icicle;
Irori（囲炉裏）- a hearth;
Fuyu no Yama（冬の山）- winter mountain(s) – anything related to “winter” is also good in December such as Fuyu Kodachi (barren trees in winter) and Fuyuno (winter field);
Yuki no Asa (雪の朝)- snowy morning – just as above, anything related to “snow” works in December such as Yuki Zora (snowy sky) and Yuki Ore (tree branches breaking under the weight of snow);
Late December / the end of year
Seiya（聖夜）- holy night, Christmas eve;
Horai（蓬莱）- new year decoration;
Joya（除夜）- the New Year’s Eve, temples ring bells 108 times to “ring away” the old year;
Toshi Kosi（年越し)- see the old year out (and new year in).