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Noun (futsuumeishi)
infantry, infantryman, foot soldierfantassin, infanterieпехота, пехотинецInfanterie, Infanterist, Fußtruppen, Fußvolk

ON: ホ, ブ, フKUN: ある.く, あゆ.む
walk, counter for steps

ON: ヘイ, ヒョウKUN: つわもの
soldier, private, troops, army, warfare, strategy, tactics

Example sentences
戦争のさいには歩兵はとるに足らないものだ。Parts: 戦争 (せんそう), (さい), には, 歩兵 (ほへい), 取るに足らない (とるにたらない), (もの)The infantry soldier is only a pawn in the game of war.

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