papiyon

Translation

papiyon means "Butterfly" in English.
It's a katakanization, a loan-word.
It comes from "papillon," from French.

papiyon in katakana is パピヨン.
papiyon is not usually written with hiragana.
papiyon does not have kanji.
Romaji pa pi yo n
Katakana

Synonyms

batafurai バタフライ, chou , chouchou 蝶々.

Related Words

oochouzame 大蝶鮫.