TAKOBOTO

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巻き起こす巻き起す
Readings
まきおこす
makiokosu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
to create (a sensation), to give rise to (controversy)hervorrufen, verursachen, aufwirbeln

Kanji
ON: カン, ケンKUN: ま.く, まき, ま.き
scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

ON: KUN: お.きる, お.こる, お.こす, おこ.す, た.つ
rouse, wake up, get up

ON: カン, ケンKUN: ま.く, まき, ま.き
scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

ON: KUN: お.きる, お.こる, お.こす, おこ.す, た.つ
rouse, wake up, get up

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
そのニュースは大評判を巻き起こした。Parts: 其の (その), ニュース (ニューズ), (だい), 評判 (ひょうばん), 巻き起こす (まきおこす)The news caused a great sensation.

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