死亡

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Chinese[edit]

 
to die; inpassable; uncrossable; inflexible; rigid
to die; to perish
simp. and trad.
(死亡)
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Noun[edit]

死亡

  1. death
    瀕臨死亡 / 濒临死亡  ―  bīnlín sǐwáng  ―  to be at death's door

Verb[edit]

死亡

  1. (formal) to die
    死亡  ―  yīn bìng sǐwáng  ―  to die from an illness

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Sino-Xenic (死亡):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
ぼう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

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Noun[edit]

死亡 (hiragana しぼう, rōmaji shibō, historical hiragana しばう)

  1. death

Usage notes[edit]

Used in formal situations, such as in news broadcasts to categorize states of a person as opposed to  (せい) (ぞん) (seizon) (survived),  () (しょう) (fushō) (injured), 行方不明 (ゆくえふめい) (yukuefumei) (missing), 昏睡 (こんすい) (konsui) (coma), etc., or as a life event as opposed to  (たん) (じょう) (tanjō) (birth),  (けっ) (こん) (kekkon), etc. The general term for death is  () (shi), and forms of  () (shinu) are commonly used when talking about a death.

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Verb[edit]

死亡する (intransitive, hiragana しぼう, rōmaji shibō, historical hiragana しばう)

  1. to die

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References[edit]

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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

死亡 (samang) (hangeul 사망)

  1. Hanja form? of 사망, “death”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

死亡

  1. Hán tự form of tử vong, “death