TAKOBOTO

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斗掻き星奎宿
Readings
とかきぼし
tokakiboshi
けいしゅく
keishuku
Reading restricted to 奎宿
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 奎
Chinese "Legs" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)

Kanji
ON: ト, トウ
Big Dipper, 10 sho (vol), sake dipper, dots and cross radical (no. 68)

ON: ソウKUN: か.く
scratch, rake, comb, paddle, behead

ON: セイ, ショウKUN: ほし, -ぼし
star, spot, dot, mark

ON: ケイ, キ
star, god of literature

宿ON: シュクKUN: やど, やど.る, やど.す
inn, lodging, relay station, dwell, lodge, be pregnant, home, dwelling

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