TAKOBOTO

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北朝鮮
Readings
きたちょうせん
kitachousen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
North KoreaСе́верная Коре́яNordkorea, Demokratische Volksrepublik Korea

Kanji
ON: ホクKUN: きた
north

ON: チョウKUN: あさ
morning, dynasty, regime, epoch, period, (North) Korea

ON: センKUN: あざ.やか
fresh, vivid, clear, brilliant, Korea

Example sentences
今日のトピックは「北朝鮮による日本人拉致問題」です。Parts: 今日 (きょう), トピック, 北朝鮮 (きたちょうせん), に依る (による), 日本人 (にほんじん), 拉致 (らち), 問題 (もんだい)Today's topic is "the problem of Japanese people abducted by North Korea".

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