地獄

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See also: 地狱

Chinese[edit]

 
earth; ground; field
earth; ground; field; place; land; (subor. part. adverbial); ‑ly
prison
trad. (地獄)
simp. (地狱)
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地獄

  1. (religion) hell; underworld; inferno
    堵死天堂打開地獄 [MSC, trad.]
    堵死天堂打开地狱 [MSC, simp.]
    dǔsi tiāntáng lù, dǎkāi dìyù mén [Pinyin]
    Blocking the road to heaven and opening the gate to hell

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
ごく
Grade: S
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 地獄 (diɪᴴ ŋɨok̚), literally “(under)ground prison”). Compare modern Min Nan reading tē-gio̍k, or Hakka thi-ngiu̍k.

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()(ごく) (jigoku (historical kana ぢごく)

  1. hell
    ()(ごく)()ちる
    jigoku ni ochiru
    to fall into hell; to go to hell
    • 1999 March 1, “ヘルゲート・ディーグ [Hellgate Deeg]”, in BOOSTER 1, Konami:
      おなかに()(ごく)(つう)じる(とびら)があり、(しょう)(かん)もできる()()()なモンスター。
      Onaka ni jigoku e tsūjiru tobira ga ari, shōkan mo dekiru bukimi na monsutā.
      A weird monster that can summon allies through the gateway to hell on its belly.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

地獄 (jiok) (hangeul 지옥)

  1. Hanja form? of 지옥 (hell).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

地獄

  1. Hán tự form of địa ngục (hell).