TAKOBOTO

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Readings
よこ
yoko
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 横になる
horizontal (as opposed to vertical), lying downà coté, coté, largeur

See also: 首を横に振る
side-to-side (as opposed to front-to-back), width, breadth

side (of a box, etc.)
beside, aside, next to
See also: 横から口を挟む
unconnectedбок, поперечникSeite, Breite, Flanke, Körperseite, Außenseite, etw. Inkorrektes, Schuss, Einschuss, SchussfadenQuerfaden

Kanji
ON: オウKUN: よこ
sideways, side, horizontal, width, woof, unreasonable, perverse

Example sentences
母親は赤ん坊をベッドに横にした。Parts: 母親 (ははおや), 赤ん坊 (あかんぼう), ベッド, (よこ)The mother laid her baby on the bed.

道が濡れていたので、車は横にスリップしたにちがいない。Parts: (みち), 濡れる (ぬれる), ので (んで), (くるま), (よこ), スリップ, に違いない (にちがいない)As the road was wet, the car must have slipped sideways.

家の横はつたで覆われていた。Parts: (いえ), (よこ), (つた), 覆う (おおう)The side of the house was covered with ivy.

あの人は眼の横にほくろがある。Parts: 彼の (あの), (ひと), (め), (よこ), 黒子 (ほくろ), 有る (ある)That person has a mole at the side of his eye.
Cette personne a un grain de beauté à côté de l'œil.
У этого человека родинка сбоку от глаза.

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