曼珠沙華

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Chinese[edit]

handsome; large; long bead; pearl
 
granule; hoarse; raspy; sand; powder; tsar
 
flowery; flourishing; magnificent; your; grey; corona; time; essence; China; Chinese; name of a mountain
trad. (曼珠沙華)
simp. (曼珠沙华)
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic matching of Sanskrit मञ्जूषक (mañjūṣaka, name of a species of celestial flower).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

曼珠沙華

  1. red spider lily (Lycoris radiata)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
まん
Hyōgaiji
しゅ > じゅ
Grade: S
しゃ
Grade: S

Grade: S
on’yomi

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Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 曼珠沙華, from Sanskrit मञ्जूषक (mañjūṣaka)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

曼珠沙華 (hiragana まんじゅしゃげ, katakana マンジュシャゲ, rōmaji manjushage)

  1. Synonym of 彼岸花 (higanbana, red spider lily)

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. 3.0 3.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0