密室殺人

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
みつ > みっ
Grade: 6
しつ
Grade: 2
さつ
Grade: 5
じん
Grade: 1
goon kan’on
Alternative spelling
密室殺人 (kyūjitai)
 密室殺人 on Japanese Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From 密室 (misshitsu, room locked from the inside) +‎ 殺人 (satsujin, murder)

NounEdit

(みっ)(しつ)(さつ)(じん) (misshitsu satsujin

  1. a locked-room murder (murder in a room locked from the inside)
    • 1995 June 1 [Feb 17 1993], Kanari, Yōzaburō; Satō, Fumiya, “オペラ()(かん)(さつ)(じん)()(けん)() [The Opera House Murder Case #2]”, in (きん)()(いち)(しょう)(ねん)()(けん)簿() [Young Kindaichi Case Files], volume 1 (fiction), 14th edition, Tokyo: Kodansha, →ISBN, page 100:
      わかんねーのかよ あんた(けい)()だろ?〝(みっ)(しつ)(さつ)(じん)〟だよ これは‼
      Wakan nē no ka yo Anta keiji daro? 〝Misshitsu satsujin〟da yo kore wa‼
      Don’t you get it? You’re a detective for crying out loud. This is a "locked-room murder"!!
      (みっ)(しつ)(さつ)(じん)〟⁉
      Misshitsu satsujin〟⁉
      "Locked-room murder"!?