茂み

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しげ
Grade: S
on’yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

⟨siɡe2mi1/siɡemi//ɕiɡemi/

From Old Japanese.

Derived from the stem of classical adjective 繁し (shigeshi), modern 繁い (shigei, thick) + (-mi, continuative suffix). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

茂み (hiragana しげみ, rōmaji shigemi)

  1. thicket, copse

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN