TAKOBOTO

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北上
Readings
ほくじょう
hokujou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
going northGehen in nördliche Richtung

Kanji
ON: ホクKUN: きた
north

ON: ジョウ, ショウ, シャンKUN: うえ, のぼ.す, のぼ.せる, のぼ.り, のぼ.る, -あ.がり, あ.がり, -あ.がる, あ.がる, -あ.げる, あ.げる, かみ, うわ-, -うえ, よ.す
above, up

Example sentences
台風11号は、毎時20キロメートルの速さで北上中です。Parts: 台風 (たいふう), (ごう), 毎時 (まいじ), (キロメートル), 早い (はやい), , 北上 (ほくじょう), (ちゅう)Typhoon No.11 is moving up north at twenty kilometers per hour.

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