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[うめ()]
ume
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[うめ()]
ume
[むめ()]
mume
[むめ()]
mume

English Meaning(s) for 梅

noun
  1. Japanese apricot (Prunus mume); Japanese plum; ume; Chinese plum
  2. lowest (of a three-tier ranking system)

Definition and Synonyms for 梅

Plum any of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single pit
Synonyms: すもも, プラム,
Plum Tree any of several trees producing edible oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single hard stone
Synonyms:
Mei Japanese ornamental tree with fragrant white or pink blossoms and small yellow fruits
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Meanings for each kanji in 梅

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Categories 梅 is a member of

Edible Fruit edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
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Apricot Tree Asian tree having clusters of usually white blossoms and edible fruit resembling the peach
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Fruit Tree tree bearing edible fruit
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Stone Fruit fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 梅

Sample Sentences for 梅

Plum blossoms come out in March.
The plum blossoms are at their best this week.
He can't tell a cherry tree from a plum tree, but he can name them in twelve languages.
We visited Mito Park, which is famous for its plum blossoms.

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