残虐

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

残虐

  1. (literary) savage and cruel

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ざん
Grade: 4
ぎゃく
Grade: S
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

残虐 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 殘虐, -na inflection, hiragana ざんぎゃく, romaji zangyaku)

  1. cruel
    残虐 (ざんぎゃく)行為 (こうい)
    zangyaku na kōi
    cruel deed

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

残虐 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 殘虐, hiragana ざんぎゃく, romaji zangyaku)

  1. a cruelty, an atrocity

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

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