kirimon

noun
kiri·​mon | \ ˈkirəˌmän, ˈkērēˌm- \
plural -s

Definition of kirimon

: one of the two imperial badges of Japan consisting of three leaves of the paulownia surmounted by three budding stems — compare chrysanthemum sense 3

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History and Etymology for kirimon

Japanese, from kiri + mon badge, crest

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“Kirimon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kirimon. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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