怪我

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Chinese[edit]

queer; to blame I; me
simp. and trad.
(怪我)

Pronunciation[edit]


Phrase[edit]

怪我

  1. (literally) blame me
  2. (slang, neologism, sarcastic) is that my fault?

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 6
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Likely the root of verbs 汚れる, 穢れる (kegareru, to become soiled, to get dirty); 汚す, 穢す (kegasu, to soil something, to make something dirty).[1] The kanji are ateji.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

怪我 (hiragana けが, katakana ケガ, rōmaji kega)

  1. an injury, a wound
     (かれ)登校中 (とうこうちゅう) () ()をしたようだ。
    Kare wa tōkōchū ni kega o shita yō da.
    He seems to have hurt himself while going to school.

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

怪我する (suru conjugation, hiragana けがする, rōmaji kega suru)

  1. to get hurt, to injure oneself

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN