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日本海
Readings
にほんかい
nihonkai
にっぽんかい
nipponkai
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Sea of Japanla mer du japonЯпонское мореJapanisches Meer (Randmeer des Pazif. Ozeans vor der Ostküste Asiens)Japanisches_Meer日本海

Kanji
ON: ニチ, ジツKUN: ひ, -び, -か
day, sun, Japan, counter for days

ON: ホンKUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

ON: カイKUN: うみ
sea, ocean

Example sentences
その川は日本海に流れている。Parts: 其の (その), (かわ), 日本海 (にほんかい), 流れる (ながれる)The river flows into the Sea of Japan.

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