TAKOBOTO

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本店
Readings
ほんてん
honten
ほんだな
hondana
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 支店
head office, flagship store, main storebureau principal, maison mère, siège social

this storeHauptgeschäft, Zentrale, Hauptsitz, unser Laden
Kanji
ON: ホンKUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

ON: テンKUN: みせ, たな
store, shop

Example sentences
本店は警察の手入れを受けた。Parts: 本店 (ほんてん), 警察 (けいさつ), 手入れ (ていれ), 受ける (うける)The main office was raided by the police.

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