TAKOBOTO

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冒頭
Readings
ぼうとう
boutou
Meanings
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
beginning, start, outsetcomencement, début, origineBeginn, Anfang, Eröffnung

Kanji
ON: ボウKUN: おか.す
risk, face, defy, dare, damage, assume (a name)

ON: トウ, ズ, トKUN: あたま, かしら, -がしら, かぶり
head, counter for large animals

Example sentences
残っているのは冒頭の部分だけであった。Parts: 残る (のこる), 冒頭 (ぼうとう), 部分 (ぶぶん), (だけ), であるAll that was left was the opening.

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