雛菊

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: S

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (hina, mini) +‎ (kiku, chrysanthemum). The kiku changes to giku due to rendaku (連濁).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

Bellis perennis; the common European Daisy

雛菊 (hiragana ひなぎく, romaji hinagiku)

  1. A daisy: a wild flowering plant with a yellow head and white petals, family Asteraceae, species Bellis perennis.

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Last modified on 24 July 2012, at 19:04