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As a colour the Japanese word Murasaki is purple, and it is also applied to a herb with deep purple-coloured flowers.Plays of Old Japan|Marie C. Stopes
Izumi Shikibu is as unlike Murasaki Shikibu as could well happen.
There are two legends about the reason for her receiving the name Murasaki.
Izumi Shikibu returns to become lady-in-waiting at the Court.
To this another name, Murasaki, was added, in order to distinguish her from other ladies who may also have been called Shikib.Japanese Literature|Various