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本社
Readings
ほんしゃ
honsha
ほんじゃ
honja
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
Meanings
Meaning restricted to ほんしゃ
Noun (futsuumeishi)
head office, main office, headquarters, parent companysiège principal, siège social

main shrine
Meaning restricted to ほんしゃ
this company, this shrineHauptsitz, Hauptverwaltung, Zentrale, Hauptgeschäft, Stammhaus, unsere Firma, unser Büro

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

ON: シャKUN: やしろ
company, firm, office, association, shrine

Example sentences
その社は大阪に本社がある。Parts: 其の (その), (しゃ), 大阪 (おおさか), 本社 (ほんしゃ), 有る (ある)The firm has its head office in Osaka.

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