Jisho

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Noun
1. sponge gourd (Luffa aegyptiaca); Egyptian cucumber; Vietnamese luffa; dishrag gourdUsually written using kana alone
Noun
2. loofah; loofa; vegetable spongeUsually written using kana alone
Noun
3. something uselessUsually written using kana alone, metaphorically, generally in negative sentences
  • ぶれい無礼
  • ヘチマ
  • ある
  • もの
  • Who cares about bad manners?
Other forms
天糸瓜 【へちま】糸爪 【へちま】ヘチマ
Notes
へちま: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading). へちま: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading). へちま: Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading). 糸爪: Irregular kanji usage.

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