【知识天地】你知道"立秋"用英文怎么表达吗?
作者:国际处    发表时间:2020-08-07

立秋,是二十四节气中第13个节气(Chinese solar terms, 也是秋季的第一个节气,为秋季的起点。所以立秋的英文表达为Start of Autumn是不是很简单、直接?  


虽然夏季结束,但立秋并不代表酷热天气就此结束,初秋期间天气仍然很热。所谓热在三伏the dog days),立秋后还有至少一伏的酷热天气,也就是说,酷暑并没有过完,就是我们俗称的“秋老虎”(Indian Summer

But the beginning of autumn does not mean that the hot weather is over, the period of hot days still lasting for a while, what we called “Indian Summer”.  


进入秋季,还意味着收获,万物开始从繁茂成长趋向萧索成熟。农村有俗语说,“立秋雨淋淋,遍地是黄金”

Autumn means harvest, as the saying goes, “if it rains at the Start of Autumn, the good harvest will be expected.