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English Reference for ou (おう)

Kanji
Kana
おう
ou
Definitions
  1. noun noun (suffix) king, ruler, sovereign, monarch
  2. king (for senior player) (shogi)
  3. tycoon, magnate, champion, master
Example sentences
As the lion is king of beasts, so is the eagle king of birds
The knight swore an oath of allegiance to the king
The king created him a peer
The king reigned over his people for forty years
A qilin with a king too has no limit on its lifespan, but this illness alone admits of no remedy
The king was shorn of his power
The king crushed his enemies
The death of the king brought about a war
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