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Meaning of 咆哮(ほうこう) in Japanese

咆哮, 咆吼
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    yell; roar; howl
    Example sentence
    悪霊突然咆哮かき消される His voice was drowned out by the wraith's sudden howl.

Examples of 咆哮, 咆吼, ほうこう in a sentence

Kanji in this word

7 strokes

bark, bay, howl, bellow, roar, cry

On'Yomi: コウ, ク

Kun'Yomi: ほ.える

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8 strokes

bark, roar, get angry

On'Yomi: ホウ

Kun'Yomi: ほ.える

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10 strokes

roar, howl, growl, bellow

On'Yomi: コウ

Kun'Yomi: た.ける, ほ.える

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