TAKOBOTO

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弟切草
Readings
おとぎりそう
otogirisou
オトギリソウ
otogirisou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
Hypericum erectum (species of St. John's wort)Johanniskraut, Hypericum erectum Thunb.

Kanji
ON: テイ, ダイ, デKUN: おとうと
younger brother, faithful service to elders

ON: セツ, サイKUN: き.る, -き.れ, き.れ, -き.れる, き.れる, -ぎ.り, -き.り, き.り, -き.る, -ぎ.れ
cut, cutoff, be sharp

ON: ソウKUN: くさ, くさ-, -ぐさ
grass, weeds, herbs, pasture, write, draft

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