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鯱張るしゃちほこ張る鯱鉾ばる
Readings
しゃちほこばる
shachihokobaru
しゃっちょこばる
shacchokobaru
Reading restricted to 鯱張る
しゃちこばる
shachikobaru
Reading restricted to 鯱張る
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
Usually written using kana alone
to stand on ceremony

Usually written using kana alone
to stiffen up (the nerves), to be tensesteif werden, eine förmliche Haltung annehmen

Kanji
KUN: しゃちほこ, しゃち
fabulous dolphin-like fish, killer whale, (kokuji)

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

KUN: しゃちほこ, しゃち
fabulous dolphin-like fish, killer whale, (kokuji)

ON: ボウ, ムKUN: ほこ
halberd, arms, festival float

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ただ会釈をするだけなのに、妙にしゃちほこ張ってしまう。Parts: (ただ), 会釈 (えしゃく), (だけ), のに, (みょう), しゃちほこ張る (しゃちほこばる), 仕舞う (しまう)It was just a simple greeting, but somehow I got strangely tense.

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