ソ連

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れん
Grade: 4
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ソ連 (hiragana and katakana ソれん, rōmaji Soren)

  1. Clipping of ビエト (Sobieto Renpō, Soviet Union).
    • 1999 September 16, Katou, Motohiro, “ヤコブのたいだん [Jacob’s Stairway]”, in Q.E.D. しょうめいしゅうりょう [Q.E.D. Quod Erat Demonstrandum], volume 4 (fiction), Tokyo: Kodansha, →ISBN, page 90:
       (れん) (ほう) (かい)して (とう)西 (ざい) (れい) (せん) ()わったんだ
      Soren ga hōkaishite Tōzai Reisen wa owattanda
      It’s ‘cuz the Soviet Union collapsed and the Cold War ended

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