TAKOBOTO

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折り鶴折鶴
Readings
おりづる
oriduru
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
folded paper cranegefalteter Papierkranich (als Symbol für langes Leben)

Kanji
ON: セツKUN: お.る, おり, お.り, -お.り, お.れる
fold, break, fracture, bend, yield, submit

ON: カクKUN: つる
crane, stork

ON: セツKUN: お.る, おり, お.り, -お.り, お.れる
fold, break, fracture, bend, yield, submit

ON: カクKUN: つる
crane, stork

Example sentences
今禎子にできることは、折り鶴を折って奇跡を願うことだけだった。Parts: (いま), 出来る (できる), (こと), 折鶴 (おりづる), 折る (おる), 奇跡 (きせき), 願う (ねがう), (こと), (だけ)All Sadako could do now was to make paper cranes and hope for a miracle.
Alles, was Sadako jetzt noch tun konnte, bestand darin, Origami-Kraniche zu falten und auf ein Wunder zu hoffen.

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