Pine 松

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Kanji: 松
Hiragana: まつ、しょう
Pronunciation: Matsu, Sho, Shoh, Shou
Meaning: Pine

Compounds:
松竹梅 (sho-chiku-bai, shoh-chiku-bai, shou-chiku-bai) high, middle, and low ranking; pine, bamboo and plum trees
青松 (sesho, seishoh, seishou) green pine; young pine
老松 (rosho, rohshoh, roushou) the aged old pine tree
松風 (shofu, shohfu, shoufu) wind through pine trees

Kun:
松毬 (matsukasa) pine cone
松林 (matsubayashi) pine forest; pine grove
松の木 (matsunoki) pine tree
門松 (kadomatsu) New Year’s pine decoration
松風 (matsukaze) wind through pine trees

Special Readings:
松明 (taimatsu) torchlight

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