キョウ, さけ.ぶ

shout, exclaim, yell

JLPT2 G7 S6 F1426

The relevant seal inscription form of shows it to be twisted threads. is mouth +# for the sound alone to simulate a cry or calling noise (compare ) → *yell*; *cry out*; *shout*; *scream* → *call*; *name* (in derogatory senses); *appeal* (for); *clamor*.

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