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八月 is the month of August in Chinese, Japanese Kanji, and old Korean Hanja.
八月 literally mean "eighth month" or "eighth moon."
In Japanese, this can also be the female given name, Yatsuki, in much the same way August can be a female given name in English.
The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...
|Title||Characters||Romaji(Romanized Japanese)||Various forms of Romanized Chinese|
|August||八月||hachigatsu / yatsuki||bā yuè / ba1 yue4 / ba yue / bayue||pa yüeh / payüeh|
|ào gǔ sī té|
ao4 gu3 si1 te2
ao gu si te
|ao ku ssu t`e
ao ku ssu te
|In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.|
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.