Definition of 亡

  • deceased
  • the late
  • dying
  • perish

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ボウ
  • モウ
  • き-
  • ほろびる
  • ほろ
  • ほろぼす

Popular Words With This Kanji

死亡, しぼう

death, mortality, to die, to pass away

亡くなる, なくなる

to die

無くす, 亡くす, 失くす, なくす

to lose something, to get rid of, to lose someone (wife, child, etc.)

亡命, ぼうめい

flight from one's country, seeking asylum, defection, emigration (for political reasons), (going into) exile, becoming a (political) refugee

逃亡, とうぼう

escape, flight, running away, elopement, fleeing

死亡率, しぼうりつ

death rate, mortality

死亡者, しぼうしゃ

the deceased, deaths, persons killed

滅びる, 亡びる, ほろびる

to be ruined, to go under, to perish, to be destroyed

未亡人, みぼうじん

widow

存亡, そんぼう

life or death, existence, destiny


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