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Noun (futsuumeishi)
(flower) petalpétaleBlütenblatt

ON: カ, ケKUN: はな

ON: ベン, ヘンKUN: わきま.える, わ.ける, はなびら, あらそ.う
valve, petal, braid, speech, dialect, discrimination, dispose of, distinguish

ON: カ, ケKUN: はな

ON: カ, ケKUN: はな

ON: ベン, ヘンKUN: わきま.える, わ.ける, はなびら, あらそ.う
petal, valve

Example sentences
キャンバスのオイルはとても微細な花びらを描けない。Parts: キャンバス (カンバス), オイル, 迚も (とても), 微細 (びさい), 花びら (はなびら), 描く (えがく)Oil on canvas can never paint a petal so delicate.

風が吹くたびに、桜の花びらが、ひらひらと舞い降りてました。Parts: (かぜ), 吹く (ふく), 度に (たびに), (さくら), 花びら (はなびら), ひらひら (ヒラヒラ), 舞い降りる (まいおりる)The cherry blossoms flutter down whenever the wind blows.
Wann immer der Wind blies, fielen die Blütenblätter der Kirschbäume flatternd hinunter.

花びらが水面に浮かんでいる。Parts: 花びら (はなびら), 水面 (すいめん), 浮かぶ (うかぶ)The petals are floating on the water.
Die Blütenblätter schwimmen auf der Wasseroberfläche.

このバラの花びらはとても柔らかい。Parts: 此の (この), 薔薇 (ばら), 花びら (はなびら), 迚も (とても), 柔らかい (やわらかい)The petals of this rose are very tender.
Die Blütenblätter der Rose sind sehr zart.

薔薇の花びらはとても繊細だ。Parts: 薔薇 (ばら), 花びら (はなびら), 迚も (とても), 繊細 (せんさい)A rose's petals are very delicate.
Лепестки розы очень изящны.

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