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Ateji (phonetic) reading
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
PortugalPortugal (Staat im Südwesten Europas)

ON: ブ, ホ
wild grape, Portugal

ON: ドウ, トウ
grape vine, wild grape

ON: ガ, ゲKUN: きば, は
tusk, fang, tusk radical (no. 92)

Example sentences
アンゴラはかつてポルトガルの領土だった。Parts: アンゴラ, 嘗て (かつて), 葡萄牙 (ポルトガル), 領土 (りょうど)Angola was once a Portuguese territory.

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