蒲公英

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Chinese[edit]

calamus
 
just; honorable; public; common; fair; duke; mister
 
flower; hero; brave; outstanding; (abbrev) Britain; English
trad. (蒲公英)
simp. #(蒲公英)
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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

蒲公英

  1. dandelion (plant, wild flower of the genus Taraxacum)

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (蒲公英):

Japanese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 2 Grade: 4
Irregular

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

蒲公英(たんぽぽ) (tanpopo

  1. dandelion (plant, wild flower of the genus Taraxacum)

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
こう
Grade: 2
えい
Grade: 4
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

蒲公英(ほこうえい) (hokōei

  1. dandelion

References[edit]

  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
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN