from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A seedless mandarin orange native to Japan and the hardiest commercial citrus fruit.
- n. A Japanese porcelain. Also called Satsuma ware.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A seedless and easy-peeling cultivar of mandarin orange of Japanese origin; Citrus unshiu.
After Satsuma, a peninsula of southwest Kyushu, Japan.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Japanese place name in Kyushu, 薩摩, Satsuma. (Wiktionary)