変態

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
へん
Grade: 4
たい
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

変態 ‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 變態, hiragana へんたい, romaji hentai)

  1. metamorphosis, transformation
    かぶとむしは完全 (かんぜん)変態 (へんたい)する昆虫 (こんちゅう)だ。
    kabutomushi wa kanzen hentai suru konchū da.
    Beetles are insects with complete metamorphosis.
  2. abnormality
  3. perversion, sexual deviant (abbreviation of 変態性欲)
  4. hentai

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • 變態 ‎(biàntài) (Traditional Chinese)
  • 变态 ‎(biàntài) (Simplified Chinese)
  • hentai

References[edit]

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