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ChineseEdit

injure; injury; wound scar; traces
trad. (傷痕)
simp. (伤痕)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

傷痕

  1. bruise; scar (Classifier: ; ;  mn)
  2. (figuratively) psychological scar; trauma

Usage notesEdit

  • The measure word (dào) is usually used for thick scars, whilst (tiáo) is typically used for thin scars.

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JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
きず
Grade: 6
あと
Grade: S
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of 傷痕 – see the following entry at 傷跡.
きずあと【傷跡・傷痕・傷あと・疵痕】
[noun]scar
(This term, 傷痕, is an alternative kanji spelling of 傷跡.)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 6
こん
Grade: S
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

傷痕 (hiragana しょうこん, rōmaji shōkon, historical hiragana しやうこん)

  1. scar
    Synonym: きずあと (kizuato)
  2. (Christianity) stigmata
    Synonym: 聖痕 (seikon)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN