global directory of translation services
 The translation workplace
KudoZ home » Chinese to Japanese » Other



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
16:26 Oct 29, 2001
Chinese to Japanese translations [Non-PRO]
Chinese term or phrase: death
there was a death in the family.

Summary of answers provided
2 +1
Keisuke Shito



13 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +1

* 死(shi):death
most common way to say 'death'

other way to say 'death'

* 他界(takai):different world = death
In the case of death in your family and you explain it to other people, this word could be more proper.

* 逝去(seikyo):another polite way to say 'death'

Keisuke Shito
Local time: 17:42
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
PRO pts in pair: 1

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  J_R_Tuladhar
24 mins
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also: