Last modified on 31 May 2009, at 16:15

菫草

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Compound of sumire (Violaceae) and kusa (grass), with medial -k- voicing to /g/ due to compounding.

NounEdit

菫草 (hiragana すみれぐさ, romaji sumiregusa)

  1. flowering plants of the Violaceae family

See alsoEdit