精霊

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 5
れい
Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

精霊 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 精靈, hiragana せいれい, romaji seirei)

  1. a ghost
  2. a departed soul
  3. a dead spirit, (a) spirit(s) of the dead

See also[edit]

  • 幽霊 (ゆうれい, yūrei) "ghost," "phantom," "bogey man," "spectre," an "apparition," the soul of someone who cannot move on
  • 怨霊, "a vengeful, unquiet ghost"