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to die; inpassable; uncrossable; inflexible; rigid
to die; to perish
simp. and trad.
(死亡)
 
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NounEdit

死亡

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

VerbEdit

死亡

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

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
ぼう
Grade: 6
on'yomi

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NounEdit

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

  1. death

Usage notesEdit

Used in formal situations, such as in news broadcasts to categorize states of a person as opposed to 生存 (survived), 負傷 (injured), 行方不明 (missing), 昏睡 (coma), etc. The general term for death is , and forms of 死ぬ are commonly used when talking about a death.

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死亡する (intransitive, hiragana しぼうする, romaji shibō suru, historical hiragana しばうする)

  1. to die

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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

死亡 (samang) (hangeul 사망)

  1. Hanja form? of 사망, “death”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

死亡

  1. Hán tự form of tử vong, “death