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Kanji Detail for 桂 - "a type of tree or shrub"

  • Meaning

    桂 means "a type of tree or shrub."

    1. General term for fragrant woods such as cinnamon and sandalwood.

    2. A deciduous tree of the Cercidiphyllaceae family.

    3. Abbreviation for the shogi piece "keima(桂馬)".

    4. In Chinese legend, a tree that grows on the moon. By extension, an alternate name for the moon.

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