TAKOBOTO

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年頭
Readings
ねんとう
nentou
としがしら
toshigashira
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
beginning of the yearaîné, début de l'année, doyen

Meaning restricted to としがしら
the oldest personder Älteste (einer Gruppe), Der-Älteste-Sein

Kanji
ON: ネンKUN: とし
year, counter for years

ON: トウ, ズ, トKUN: あたま, かしら, -がしら, かぶり
head, counter for large animals

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