TAKOBOTO

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原形
Readings
げんけい
genkei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
original form, base formforme originelleOriginalform, Ursprungsform, ursprüngliche Form, ehemalige Form

Kanji
ON: ゲンKUN: はら
meadow, original, primitive, field, plain, prairie, tundra, wilderness

ON: ケイ, ギョウKUN: かた, -がた, かたち, なり
shape, form, style

Example sentences
ギリシャ人たちは幾何学の理論的原形を作った。Parts: 希臘 (ギリシャ), (ひと), (たち), 幾何学 (きかがく), 理論的 (りろんてき), 原形 (げんけい), 作る (つくる)The Greeks made theoretical models of geometry.

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