How to say pond in Japanese

The Japanese word for pond.
The Japanese word for pond.

The Japanese word for pond is ike and the word for lotus pond is hasuike. Find a list of related words in the table below. – The Fastest Way to Learn Japanese Guaranteed

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Interesting facts about ponds in Japan

Japanese pond gardens, also referred to as strolling gardens, are specifically designed to provide a serene and tranquil environment for visitors. The most important aspect of these gardens is water, which symbolizes tranquility, renewal, and the flow of life. This makes water a vital component in the overall design of these gardens. The pond gardens mainly consist of five key components: water, surrounding land and stones, bridges, plants, and koi fish. Each component has a symbolic meaning that is steeped in religious, historical, poetic, or geographical references to Japan.

These gardens are best experienced through walking and sitting, because it offers a peaceful atmosphere surrounded by the beauty of nature.

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