See also: 饥饿

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ChineseEdit

hungry to be hungry; hungry
trad. (飢餓)
simp. (饥饿) 饿

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

飢餓

  1. hunger; starvation

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

飢餓

  1. (formal) hungry; starving

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

飢餓 ‎(hiragana きが, romaji kiga)

  1. starvation
    • 1948, 豊島与志雄, 花ふぶき:
      空腹 (くうふく)どころではなく、 (まった)飢餓 (きが)だった。
      Kūfuku dokoro de wa naku, mattaku kiga datta.
      It was not any mere hunger, it was absolute starvation.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

飢餓 ‎(gia) ‎(hangeul 기아)

  1. Hanja form? of 기아, “hunger, starvation”.