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What mean "五・七・五" ?

What mean "五・七・五" ?

Or what can it mean?
Maybe it is the common phrase that have some inner meaning?

For learning: Japanese
Base language: English
Category: Language



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    This is a Japanese poems called “HAIKU”. They are short verse of 17 syllables in three metrical sections of 5-7-5 syllables and closely related to the seasons of the year.
    ex)This is a famous HAIKU in Japan
    A ki hu ka shi (5) - to na ri wa na ni wo (7)- su ru hi to zo(5)
    あき(秋)ふか(深)き となり(隣)は なに(何)を する ひと(人)ぞ
    Deep autumn, How does my neighbor live, I wonder?

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