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桔梗 means “Chinese bellflower” in Japanese.
In Chinese, it refers to the “Platycodon grandiflorus” (Platycodon grandiflorum), “balloon flower,” or “bellflower.”
Please note that in Chinese, this particular 2-character title suggests that you are talking about the medicinal herb derived from the stem of this flower/plant.
The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...
|Title||Characters||Romaji (Romanized Japanese)||Various forms of Romanized Chinese|
|Herb||ハーブ||haabu / habu|
Herb of Bellflower
|桔梗||ki kyou / kikyou / ki kyo||jié gěng / jie2 geng3 / jie geng / jiegeng||chieh keng / chiehkeng|
|芳草||housou / hoso|
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