殺し屋

JapaneseEdit

 殺し屋 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term
ころ
Grade: 5

Grade: 3
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
殺し屋 (kyūjitai)

EtymologyEdit

殺し (koroshi, killing, from 殺す (korosu, to kill)) +‎ (-ya, commodity or service provider)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(ころ)() (koroshiya

  1. a hitman (contract killer)
    • 2010 December 8, Sorachi, Hideaki, “(だい)(さん)(びゃく)()(じゅう)(くん) (めっ)(さつ)VS(バーサス)(ひっ)(さつ) [Lesson 320: Extermination vs. Assassination]”, in (ぎん)(たま) [Silver Soul], volume 37 (fiction), Tokyo: Shueisha, →ISBN:
      (ティー)シャツ(せん)(もん)(ころ)()(なん)だァァァァ‼()(はや)(ころ)()でもなんでもねーよ‼ただの(ティー)シャツ()たオッさんだよ‼
      Tī-shatsu senmon no koroshiya te nan dāāa‼ Mohaya koroshiya de mo nan de mo nē yo‼ Tada no tī-shatsu kita ossan da yo‼
      What the hell is a hit man specializing in T-shirts!? He’s not even an actual hit man!! He’s just some dude wearing a goddamn T-shirt!!