TAKOBOTO

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北国
Readings
きたぐに
kitaguni
ほっこく
hokkoku
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
northern provinces, northern countriesnördliches Land, nördliches Gebiet

Kanji
ON: ホクKUN: きた
north

ON: コクKUN: くに
country

Example sentences
日本の北国に住む人々は、降雪を利用して冬にはスキーを楽しむ。Parts: 日本 (にほん), 北国 (きたぐに), 住む (すむ), 人々 (ひとびと), 降雪 (こうせつ), 利用 (りよう), (ふゆ), には, スキー, 楽しむ (たのしむ)The people who live in the north of Japan enjoy skiing in the winter in the snow.

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