Japanese Word Entry

神庫

Simplified Japanese form: 神庫

Kana:ほくら
Romaji:hokura
Definitions:
  1. small shrine

  2. depository for sacred objects

Alternative form: 寶倉 〔宝倉〕
Alternative reading: じんこ (jinko)

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Chinese characters used in this word

gods, mind, soul, spirit, god, supernatural being
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄣˊ (shén), ㄕㄣ (shēn)
Cantonese: san1, san4
Japanese: シン (shin)、 ジン (jin) / かみ (kami)、 かん- (kan-)、 こう- (kou-)、 こう (kou)、 たましい (tamashii)
Korean: 신 (sin)
Vietnamese: thần
Variants
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warehouse, storehouse, armory, treasury
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄨˋ (kù)
Cantonese: fu3
Japanese: コ (ko)、 ク (ku) / くら (kura)
Korean: 고 (go)
Vietnamese: khố, kho
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treasure, jewel, precious, rare
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄠˇ (bǎo)
Cantonese: bou2
Japanese: ホウ (hou) / たから (takara)
Korean: 보 (bo)
Vietnamese: bảo
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Semantic variant form:

godown, warehouse, storehouse, cellar, treasury, granary, berth, sea
Readings
Mandarin: ㄘㄤ (cāng), ㄔㄨㄤˋ (chuàng)
Cantonese: cong1
Japanese: ソウ (sou) / くら (kura)
Korean: 창 (chang)
Vietnamese: thương, thảng
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