TAKOBOTO

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北東
Readings
ほくとう
hokutou
きたひがし
kitahigashi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
northeastnord-estсеверо-востокNordosten, NO

Kanji
ON: ホクKUN: きた
north

ON: トウKUN: ひがし
east

Example sentences
北東方向に土地が低く横たわっていた。Parts: 北東 (ほくとう), 方向 (ほうこう), 土地 (とち), 低い (ひくい), 横たわる (よこたわる)The land to the northeast was low-lying.

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