売国

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ばい
Grade: 2
こく
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

売国 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 賣國, hiragana ばいこく, rōmaji baikoku)

  1. selling out one's nation, treason
    それは売国 (ばいこく) (こう) ()だ。
    Sore wa baikoku kōi da.
    That's like selling out the country.

Compounds[edit]

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