TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
湾岸紛争
Readings
わんがんふんそう
wanganfunsou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Gulf War (1990)

Kanji
ON: ワンKUN: いりえ
gulf, bay, inlet

ON: ガンKUN: きし
beach

ON: フンKUN: まぎ.れる, -まぎ.れ, まぎ.らす, まぎ.らわす, まぎ.らわしい
distract, be mistaken for, go astray, divert

ON: ソウKUN: あらそ.う, いか.でか
contend, dispute, argue

Example sentences
1990年代は湾岸紛争で始まった。Parts: 年代 (ねんだい), 湾岸紛争 (わんがんふんそう), 始まる (はじまる)The 1990s began with the Gulf incident.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!