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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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雄叫び (hiragana おたけび, rōmaji 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).

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NounEdit

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

  1. raising a valiant scream; a war cry