Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 後追い心中(あとおいしんじゅう) in Japanese

後追い心中, 跡追い心中
Kana Reading
あとおいしんじゅう, あとおいしんぢゅう
Romaji
atōishinjū, atōishinjū
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    suicide immediately after the death of one's spouse or lover; following one's lover (husband, wife) into death


Kanji in this word

13 strokes

tracks, mark, print, impression

On'Yomi: セキ

Kun'Yomi: あと

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JLPT 3

9 strokes

chase, drive away, follow, pursue, meanwhile

On'Yomi: ツイ

Kun'Yomi: お.う

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JLPT 4

4 strokes

heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61)

On'Yomi: シン

Kun'Yomi: こころ, -ごころ

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JLPT 5

9 strokes

behind, back, later

On'Yomi: ゴ, コウ

Kun'Yomi: のち, うし.ろ, うしろ, あと, おく.れる

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JLPT 5

4 strokes

in, inside, middle, mean, center

On'Yomi: チュウ

Kun'Yomi: なか, うち, あた.る

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