Japanese Dictionary

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花菖蒲, 花しょうぶ

Kana Reading
はなしょうぶ, はなあやめ
hanashōbu, hanāyame
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Japanese iris; blue flag; Iris ensata
    Example sentence
    のほとりに花ショウブ綺麗に咲いていました Many Japanese irises were flowering prettily on the lake's edge.

Examples of 花菖蒲, 花しょうぶ, はなしょうぶ, はなあやめ in a sentence

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