紫菀

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Chinese[edit]

purple luxuriance of growth
simp. and trad.
(紫菀)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

紫菀

  1. an aster, a Michaelmas daisy: Aster tataricus, one of the 50 fundamental herbs of Traditional Chinese medicine

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
おん
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

紫菀 (hiragana しおん, romaji shion, historical hiragana しをん) (alternative reading hiragana しおに, romaji shioni, historical hiragana しをに)

  1. Alternative spelling of 紫苑 an aster, a Michaelmas daisy: Aster tataricus

Proper noun[edit]

紫菀 (hiragana しおん, romaji Shion) (alternative reading hiragana しおに, romaji Shioni, historical hiragana しをに) (alternative reading hiragana しえん, romaji Shien, historical hiragana しゑん)

  1. Alternative spelling of 紫苑 A female given name