TAKOBOTO

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Readings
ほん
hon
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: ご本, ごほん
book, volume, script(pour compter les objets ronds et longs), ceci, chef, livre, origine, principal, principe, provenance

Prefix
this, present

main, head
real, regular
Suffix
Counter
sometimes pronounced ぼん or ぽん
counter for long cylindrical things, counter for films, TV shows, etc., counter for goals, home runs, etc., counter for telephone callsкнигаBuch

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

Example sentences
性能のよさとデザインの優美さが両々相まって本機種の声価を高めてきた。Parts: 性能 (せいのう), 良さ (よさ), デザイン, 優美 (ゆうび), 両々 (りょうりょう), 相俟って (あいまって), (ほん), 機種 (きしゅ), 声価 (せいか), 高める (たかめる), 来る (くる)The high performance and the elegant design of this model have combined to give it a high reputation.

昨日はその本を80ページまで読んだ。Parts: 昨日 (きのう), 其の (その), (ほん), (ページ), (まで), 読む (よむ)J'ai lu le livre jusqu'à la page 80 hier.
I read the book up to page 80 yesterday.
Ich habe das Buch gestern bis Seite 80 gelesen.

ウイスキーを1本持っています。Parts: ウイスキー (ウヰスキー), (ほん), 持つ (もつ)I have a bottle of whiskey.
У меня есть бутылка виски.

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