TAKOBOTO

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大砲
Readings
たいほう
taihou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
gun, cannon, artilleryarme, artillerie, canonпушка, орудиеKanone, großkalibriges Gewehr (i.Allg. über 11mm), sehr guter Schlagmann, Spieler mit kräftigen Schlägen, Lüge

Kanji
ON: ダイ, タイKUN: おお-, おお.きい, -おお.いに
large, big

ON: ホウ
cannon, gun

Example sentences
大砲が偶然発射してしまった。Parts: 大砲 (たいほう), 偶然 (ぐうぜん), 発射 (はっしゃ), 仕舞う (しまう)The cannon went off by accident.
Die Kanone feuerte aus Versehen eine Kugel ab.

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