TAKOBOTO

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お化け御化け
Readings
おばけ
obake
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
goblin, apparition, monster, ghostapparition, fantôme, lutin, monstre, spectreGespenst, Schreckbild, Spuk, der schwarze Mann“ (beim Fangen-Spielen), etwas Riesiges

Kanji
ON: カ, ケKUN: ば.ける, ば.かす, ふ.ける, け.する
change, take the form of, influence, enchant, delude, -ization

ON: ギョ, ゴKUN: おん-, お-, み-
honorable, manipulate, govern

ON: カ, ケKUN: ば.ける, ば.かす, ふ.ける, け.する
change, take the form of, influence, enchant, delude, -ization

Example sentences
私の家におばけが出たのは本当だ。Parts: (わたし), (いえ), 御化け (おばけ), 出る (でる), 本当 (ほんとう)It's true that a ghost appeared at my house.

彼女はおばけでも見たかのような気分だった。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 御化け (おばけ), でも, 見る (みる), (よう), 気分 (きぶん)She felt as if she had seen a ghost.

彼らはおばけを見て恐がった。Parts: 彼ら (かれら), 御化け (おばけ), 見る (みる), 怖がる (こわがる)They were scared at the sight of the ghost.

あの古い家には良くお化けが出るそうだ。Parts: 彼の (あの), 古い (ふるい), (いえ), には, 良い (よい), 御化け (おばけ), 出る (でる), そうだ (そうです)That old house is thought to be haunted.

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