病気

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
びょう
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

病気 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 病氣, hiragana びょうき, historical hiragana びやうき, romaji byōki)

  1. sickness
    病気 (びょうき) (かか)る。
    Byōki ni kakaru.
    To get sick.
  2. ill, sick
    病気 (びょうき) (ひと)
    Byōki no hito.
    A sick person.
    彼女 (かのじょ) (ちか)ごろ病気 (びょうき)がちだ。
    kanojo wa chikagoro byōki-gachi da.
    She has been ill a lot lately.

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病気 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 病氣, -na inflection, hiragana びょうき, historical hiragana びやうき, romaji byōki)

  1. (slang) abnormal, mentally ill

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