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優曇華
Readings
うどんげ
udonge
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
udumbara (mythical Indian plant often identified with the cluster fig, Ficus glomerata)

something very rare (from the legend that it flowers once in 3000 years)
See also: 芭蕉
Japanese fiber banana flower

See also: 草蜉蝣
green lacewing eggsUdunbara (legendäres Paradiesblümchen, das nur einmal in 3000 Jahren seine Blüte öffnet), Glasfliegen-Gallapfel

Kanji
ON: ユウ, ウKUN: やさ.しい, すぐ.れる, まさ.る
tenderness, excel, surpass, actor, superiority, gentleness

ON: ドンKUN: くも.る
cloudy weather, cloud up

ON: カ, ケKUN: はな
splendor, flower, petal, shine, luster, ostentatious, showy, gay, gorgeous

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