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棟梁, とうりょう

  • tōryō


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), `taru' adjective

  • chief support
  • pillar (e.g. of nation)
  • leader


  • boss
  • master (craftsman)


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • beams and ridge supports of a roof (orig. meaning)

Examples of 棟梁,とうりょう in a Sentence

He has the capacity to be a future leader of the nation.

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