Sumire

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Sumire
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PronunciationSu-mi-ré
GenderFemale
Language(s)Japanese
Origin
MeaningIt can have many different meanings depending on the kanji used.
Region of originJapanese
Other names
Related namesAkane
Tsubaki
Sakura

Sumire (菫, すみれ, スミレ) is a feminine Japanese given name.

Possible writings[edit]

Sumire can be written using different kanji characters and can mean:

as a name
  • 紫花, "purple, flower"
  • 純麗, "purity, lovely"
  • 澄玲, "lucidity, sound of jewels"
  • 澄麗, "lucidity, lovely"

The name can also be written in hiragana or katakana.

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