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Etymology 1Edit

wotakebi → otakebi. Compound of (o, man) +‎ 誥び(takebi, a roar), from nominalized form of verb 誥ぶ(takebu, to be ferocious or manly).

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NounEdit

雄叫び ‎(hiragana おたけび, romaji otakebi, historical hiragana をたけび)

  1. acting manly or with authority
  2. raising a valiant scream; a war cry

Etymology 2Edit

wosakebi → osakebi. Compound of (o, man) +‎ 誥び(sakebi) +‎ a scream, from nominalized form of verb 叫ぶ(sakebu, to scream).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

雄叫び ‎(hiragana おさけび, romaji osakebi, historical hiragana をさけび)

  1. raising a valiant scream; a war cry