Learn the Japanese Word Koe

The Japanese word koe, pronounced "koh-ay", means "voice", or "a cry". Sometimes, depending on the context, it can mean "a note", as in a note of music.

Japanese Characters

声 (こえ)


Tasuke o yobou to omotta ga, koe ga denakatta.

Translation: I tried to cry for help, but I had no voice.

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