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ChineseEdit

cotton
 
flower; blossom; to spend; fancy pattern
trad. (棉花)
simp. #(棉花)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

棉花

  1. cotton

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (棉花):
  • Japanese: 綿花 (めんか) (menka)
  • Korean: 면화 (棉花, myeonhwa)

Proper nounEdit

棉花

  1. () Mianhua Islet

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
めん
Hyōgaiji

Grade: 1
on’yomi

NounEdit

棉花 (hiragana めんか, rōmaji menka)

  1. Alternative spelling of 綿花: raw cotton, cotton on the bush, a cotton flower

Usage notesEdit

Appears to be less common than the 綿花 spelling.


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

棉花 (myeonhwa) (hangeul 면화)

  1. Hanja form? of 면화 (cotton).