Definition of 主人公

しゅじんこうshujinkou

noun:

  • protagonist; main character; hero(ine) (of a story)
  • head of household

Example Sentences

kareほどhodo平々凡々たるheiheibonbontaru主人公shujinkouha珍しいmezurashii
A protagonist as plain and ordinary as him is rare indeed.
しかしshikashi主人公shujinkouha自らmizukarano誤りayamarini気づいているkizuiteiru
However the protagonist is aware of his own mistakes.
主人公shujinkouhahonno最後saigode死んだshinda
The hero died at the end of the book.
主人公shujinkouha子供の頃kodomonokorooyaniほったらかしにされてhottarakashinisarete苦しんだkurushinda
The hero, as a child, suffered from parental neglect.
そのsonogekiha主人公shujinkounoshide終わるowaru
The play concludes with the hero's death.

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