TAKOBOTO

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幹竹乾竹
Readings
からたけ
karatake
カラタケ
karatake
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 真竹
Usually written using kana alone
Japanese timber bamboo (Phyllostachys bambsoides), giant timber bamboo, madake

See also: 淡竹
Henon bamboo (Phyllostachys nigra var. henonis)Phyllostachys (eine Bambusart), Phyllostachys bambusoides

Kanji
ON: カンKUN: みき
tree trunk

ON: チクKUN: たけ
bamboo

ON: カン, ケンKUN: かわ.く, かわ.かす, ほ.す, ひ.る, いぬい
drought, dry, dessicate, drink up, heaven, emperor

ON: チクKUN: たけ
bamboo

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