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ChineseEdit

 
sad; sadness; sorrow; grief
 
drama; play; show; severe
trad. (悲劇)
simp. (悲剧)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

悲劇 (classifiers (chǎng), (chū))

  1. tragedy (event causing great suffering)
  2. tragedy (dramatic genre)

AntonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

悲劇

  1. tragic

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
げき
Grade: 6
on'yomi

NounEdit

悲劇 ‎(hiragana ひげき, romaji higeki)

  1. tragedy
    彼女 (かのじょ)最新 (さいしん)作品 (さくひん)悲劇 (ひげき)というよりも (かな)しい物語 (ものがたり)だ。
    Kanojo no saishin no sakuhin wa higeki to iu yori mo kanashii monogatari da.
    Her latest story is more a sad story than a tragedy.

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

悲劇 ‎(bigeuk) ‎(hangeul 비극)

  1. Hanja form? of 비극, “tragedy”.
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