Japanese Word Entry

乙女畦菜
Kana:おとめあぜな
Romaji:otomeazena
Definition: waterhyssop (Bacopa monnieri), brahmi, thyme-leafed gratiola, water hyssop, herb of grace, Indian pennywort
Alternative reading: オトメアゼナ (otomeazena)

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Chinese characters used in this word

the latter, duplicate, strange, witty, fishhook radical (no. 5), second, 2nd heavenly stem
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧˇ (yǐ), ㄧˋ (yì), ㄐㄩㄝˊ (jué)
Cantonese: jyut3, jyut6
Japanese: オツ (otsu)、 イツ (itsu) / おと- (oto-)、 きのと (kinoto)、 おと (oto)
Korean: 을 (eul)
Vietnamese: ất
Variants
Semantic variant form:

woman, female, girl, feminine, rad. 38
Readings
Mandarin: ㄋㄩˇ (nǚ), ㄖㄨˇ (rǔ), ㄋㄩˋ (nǜ)
Cantonese: jyu5, neoi5, neoi6
Japanese: ジョ (jo)、 ニョ (nyo)、 ニョウ (nyou) / おんな (on'na)、 め (me)、 おんあ (onna)、 むすめ (musume)
Korean: 녀 (nyeo), 여 (yeo)
Vietnamese: nữ, nứ, nhữ, nữa

rice paddy ridge, furrow, rib, sections in vegetable farm
Readings
Mandarin: ㄑㄧˊ (qí), ㄒㄧ (xī)
Cantonese: kwai4
Japanese: ケイ (kei) / あぜ (aze)、 うね (une)
Korean: 휴 (hyu)
Vietnamese: huề

vegetable, side dish, greens, vegetables, dish, order, food
Readings
Mandarin: ㄘㄞˋ (cài)
Cantonese: coi3
Japanese: サイ (sai) / な (na)
Korean: 채 (chae)
Vietnamese: thái