女郎花

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Etymology[edit]

女郎 (jorō, prostitute) +‎ (flower)

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
    • (Tokyo) みなえし [òmínáꜜèshì] (Nakadaka – [3])
    • IPA(key): [o̞mina̠e̞ɕi]

Noun[edit]

女郎花 (hiragana おみなえし, katakana オミナエシ, rōmaji ominaeshi, historical hiragana をみなえし)

  1. yellow-patrinia; golden lace (Patrinia scabiosifolia)