Shinu

Japanese Word of the Day - 234

Death

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Word of the Day

shinu

Pronunciation

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Meaning

to die; to pass away; to expire

Japanese characters

死ぬ (しぬ)

Example

Kanojo wa toshi wakakushite shinde shimatta.
彼女は年若くして死んでしまった。

Translation

She died young.

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