TAKOBOTO

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伝書鳩
Readings
でんしょばと
denshobato
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
carrier pigeon, homing pigeonBrieftaube

Kanji
ON: デン, テンKUN: つた.わる, つた.える, つた.う, つだ.う, -づた.い, つて
transmit, go along, walk along, follow, report, communicate, legend, tradition

ON: ショKUN: か.く, -が.き, -がき
write

ON: キュウ, クKUN: はと, あつ.める
pigeon, dove

Example sentences
文字、伝書鳩、電信、その他多くの方法で、情報はますます速く人から人へと伝えられるようになった。Parts: 文字 (もじ), 伝書鳩 (でんしょばと), 電信 (でんしん), その他 (そのほか), 多く (おおく), 方法 (ほうほう), 情報 (じょうほう), 益々 (ますます), 早い (はやい), (ひと), から, (ひと), 伝える (つたえる), ようになるWritten words, carrier pigeons, the telegraph, and many other devices carried ideas faster and faster from man to man.

Community comments
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