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Ikebana in Chinese / Japanese...

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Ikebana

Japan ikebana
Ikebana Wall Scroll

生け花 is the Japanese term ikibana, meaning living or live flower arrangement.

The literal translation is simply, "living flowers."


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Characters

If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition


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Mandarin huá / hua2
Taiwan hua
Japanese ririka りりか
 ran らん
 madoka まどか
 furooria ふろーりあ
 fua ふあ
 hikari ひかり
 hanna はんな
 haruka はるか
 haru はる
 hana はな
 teru てる
 kemeko けめこ
 kirara きらら
 kana かな
 kasumi かすみ
 kazashi かざし
 kaoru かおる
 ka
 aki あき
Chinese magnificent; splendid; flowery; old variant of 花[hua1]; flower; Mt Hua 華山|华山 in Shaanxi; surname Hua; abbr. for China
Japanese (1) flower; blossom; bloom; petal; (2) cherry blossom; (3) beauty; (4) blooming (esp. of cherry blossoms); (5) ikebana; (6) (abbreviation) Japanese playing cards; (7) (the) best; (female given name) Ririka; (female given name) Ran; (female given name) Madoka; (female given name) Furo-ria; (personal name) Fua; (female given name) Hikari; (female given name) Hanna; (female given name) Haruka; (female given name) Haru; (surname, female given name) Hana; (female given name) Teru; (female given name) Kemeko; (female given name) Kirara; (female given name) Kana; (personal name) Kasumi; (female given name) Kazashi; (m,f) Kaoru; (surname, given name) Ka; (female given name) Aki
kusuma; puṣpa; padma; a flower, blossom; flowery; especially the lotus; also 花, which also means pleasure, vice; to spend, waste, profligate. 華 also means splendour, glory, ornate; to decorate; China.

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Mandarin huā / hua1
Taiwan hua
Japanese ririka りりか
 manaka まなか
 peko ぺこ
 heren へれん
 furawa ふらわ
 hanna はんな
 haru はる
 hana はな
 kanna かんな
 kasumi かすみ
 aya あや
Chinese flower; blossom; CL:朵[duo3],支[zhi1],束[shu4],把[ba3],盆[pen2],簇[cu4]; fancy pattern; florid; to spend (money, time); surname Hua
Japanese (1) flower; blossom; bloom; petal; (2) cherry blossom; (3) beauty; (4) blooming (esp. of cherry blossoms); (5) ikebana; (6) (abbreviation) Japanese playing cards; (7) (the) best; (female given name) Ririka; (female given name) Manaka; (female given name) Peko; (female given name) Heren; (female given name) Furawa; (female given name) Hanna; (female given name) Haru; (p,s,f) Hana; (female given name) Kanna; (personal name) Kasumi; (female given name) Aya
華 puṣpa, a flower, flowers; especially the lotus, and celestial flowers. 花座 The lotus throne on which buddhas and bodhisattvas sit.
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Flower

生け花

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Japanese ikebana いけばな
Japanese flower arrangement
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剣山

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Japanese tsurugiyama つるぎやま
 tsurugizan つるぎざん
 tsurugisan つるぎさん
 kenzan けんざん
Japanese needle-point holder (in ikebana); frog; (personal name) Tsurugiyama; (surname) Tsurugizan; (personal name) Tsurugisan; (surname) Kenzan

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插花

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Mandarin chā huā / cha1 hua1
Taiwan ch`a hua / cha hua
Chinese flower arranging; ikebana

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活花

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Japanese seika / seka せいか
 ikebana いけばな
Japanese (1) flower arrangement; (2) fresh flowers; flower arrangement

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流派

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Mandarin liú pài / liu2 pai4
Taiwan liu p`ai / liu pai
Japanese ryuuha / ryuha りゅうは
Chinese tributary (stream); (fig.) school (of thought); genre; style
Japanese school (e.g. of ikebana)

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異派

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Japanese iha いは
Japanese different school (e.g. of ikebana)

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根締め

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Japanese nejime ねじめ
Japanese (1) pounding down earth around the roots of a tree; (2) adding short branches of flowers to the base of an arrangement in ikebana

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水あげ

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Japanese mizuage みずあげ
Japanese (noun/participle) (1) landing; unloading (e.g. a ship); (2) catch (of fish); takings; (3) sales (of a shop); (noun/participle) (4) defloration (e.g. of a geisha); (5) preservation (of cut flowers, in ikebana)

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水揚げ

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Japanese mizuage みずあげ
Japanese (noun/participle) (1) landing; unloading (e.g. a ship); (2) catch (of fish); takings; (3) sales (of a shop); (noun/participle) (4) defloration (e.g. of a geisha); (5) preservation (of cut flowers, in ikebana)

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活け花

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Japanese ikebana いけばな
Japanese flower arrangement

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The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji(Romanized Japanese)
Ikebana 生け花ikebana

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All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.

When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.

Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!

When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.


A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.

A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.


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