Japanese 座蒲 (zafu, “cattail seat”); Chinese 蒲團 (pútuán).
zafu (plural zafus)
- A round cushion used for sitting during meditation.
2007 February 4, Dan Shaw, “As Always, Mother Knows Best”, in New York Times:
- The cushions on the living room floor — a zabuton and zafu, to be exact — are used for daily Buddhist-influenced meditation.