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to die; impassable; uncrossable; inflexible; rigid
to die; to perish
simp. and trad.
(死亡)
 
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Note:
  • 2sr maan - vernacular;
  • 2sr vaan - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (16) (4)
Final () (17) (106)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () Chongniu III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/sˠiɪX/ /mʉɐŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/sᵚiX/ /mʷiɐŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/siɪX/ /miuɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sjiX/ /muaŋ/
Li
Rong
/sjiX/ /miuaŋ/
Wang
Li
/siX/ /mĭwaŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/siX/ /miwaŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wáng

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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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (死亡):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
ぼう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

死亡 (hiragana しぼう, rōmaji 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 (せいぞん) (seizon) (survived), 負傷 (ふしょう) (fushō) (injured), 行方不明 (ゆくえふめい) (yukuefumei) (missing), 昏睡 (こんすい) (konsui) (coma), etc., or as a life event as opposed to 誕生 (たんじょう) (tanjō) (birth), 結婚 (けっこん) (kekkon), etc. The general term for death is  () (shi), and forms of  () (shinu) are commonly used when talking about a death.

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VerbEdit

死亡する (intransitive, suru conjugation, hiragana しぼうする, rōmaji 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.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

死亡 (samang) (hangeul 사망)

  1. Hanja form? of 사망 (death).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

死亡

  1. Hán tự form of tử vong (death).