IMARI
taka....hawk
takara-zukushi  ....many treasures  
take..........bamboo
tako-karakusa.....an arabesque pattern similar to the octopus tentacles
tanzaku.....a rectagle note on paper
tojin.........Chinese or Korean people, non-Japanese in general
tsubame........a swallow
tsuru.............a crane

< u >
uri......a gourd
usagi.......a rabbit
unryu........a dragon in clouds

< y >
yomodasuki...a pattern which resembles a tasuki sash worn over kimono sleeves
yoroke-shima......a wavy stripe
yoraku................a hanging Buddhist  ornament
yukiwa...........a snow flake


< z >
zakuro......a pomegranate
Description of Patterns