Meaning of hanami in English:


Pronunciation /ˈhanami/ /həˈnɑːmi/


mass noun
  • (especially in Japan) the practice or custom of viewing cherry blossoms when they are in full bloom.

    ‘I was in Tokyo in April for hanami, when the parks are full of people picnicking’
    • ‘there was a show being put on in the same park where we had the hanami party’


Japanese, from hana ‘flower’ + -mi ‘to see, look’.