Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 弟殺し(おとうとごろし) in Japanese

弟殺し
Kana Reading
おとうとごろし
Romaji
otōtogoroshi
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    killing a younger brother; fratricide


Kanji in this word

JLPT 4

7 strokes

younger brother, faithful service to elders

On'Yomi: テイ, ダイ, デ

Kun'Yomi: おとうと

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JLPT 3

10 strokes

kill, murder, butcher, slice off, split, diminish, reduce, spoil

On'Yomi: サツ, サイ, セツ

Kun'Yomi: ころ.す, -ごろ.し, そ.ぐ

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11 strokes

kill, slaughter, murder, hurt

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi:

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