もみじ

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The 連用形 (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of classical verb もみづ (momidu), modern もみず (momizu, of leaves, to turn into autumn colors).

Noun[edit]

もみじ (katakana モミジ, rōmaji momiji)

  1. 紅葉, 黄葉: colored autumn leaves
  2. 紅葉, : Japanese maple (Acer palmatum)

Proper noun[edit]

もみじ (rōmaji Momiji)

  1. a female given name
  2. 紅葉: a female given name
  3. 紅葉: a surname​.