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ChineseEdit

extinguish to die; to perish
trad. (滅亡)
simp. (灭亡)

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VerbEdit

滅亡

  1. (intransitive) to be destroyed; to become extinct; to die out
  2. (transitive) to destroy; to annihilate; to exterminate

SynonymsEdit

  • (to be destroyed):
  • (to destroy):

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (滅亡):

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
めつ
Grade: S
ぼう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

滅亡 (hiragana めつぼう, rōmaji metsubō)

  1. death, collapse
  2. extinction

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VerbEdit

滅亡する (intransitive, suru conjugation, hiragana めつぼうする, rōmaji metsubō suru)

  1. to die, to perish
  2. to die out, to become extinct

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KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

滅亡 (myeolmang) (hangeul 멸망)

  1. Hanja form? of 멸망 (extinction).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

VerbEdit

滅亡

  1. Hán tự form of diệt vong (to perish; to be destroyed).