悲惨

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
さん
Grade: S
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

悲惨 (-na inflection, hiragana ひさん, romaji hisan)

  1. miserable, tragic, woeful, sorrowful

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

悲惨 (hiragana ひさん, romaji hisan)

  1. ghastliness, misery

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 悲慘

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bēicǎn
Zhuyin ㄅㄟ ㄘㄢˇ
IPA (key) /peɪ̯⁵⁵ t͡sʰa̠n²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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Adjective[edit]

悲惨 (simplified, Pinyin bēicǎn, traditional 悲慘)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) miserable; tragic