Last modified on 27 December 2014, at 08:03

夭折

ChineseEdit

tender; gentle; to die prematurely
 
tenth (in price); to break; to fold; to turn; broken (as of rope, stick)
simp. and trad.
(夭折)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

夭折

  1. premature death

VerbEdit

夭折

  1. to die prematurely, to die while still young

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
よう
Hyōgaiji
せつ
Grade: 4
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 夭折.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

夭折 (hiragana ようせつ, romaji yōsetsu)

  1. a premature death, dying while still young

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

夭折 + する (hiragana ようせつする, romaji yōsetsu suru)

  1. to die prematurely, to die while still young

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

夭折 (yojeol) (hangeul 요절)

  1. Hanja form? of 요절, “premature death”.