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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 悲鳴 (himei)

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Kana: ひめい
Kanji: 悲鳴
Romaji: himei

Type: noun

Meaning: shriek; scream; cry

Example sentences:

この時ジョージは、女の悲鳴が聞こえたように思いました。
kono toki jooji wa, onna no himei ga kikoeta you ni omoimashita.
At this moment George heard a woman’s cry.

何かあったんですか?悲鳴が聞こえましたけど…
nanika attan desu ka. himei ga kikoemashita kedo.
Did something happen? I heard a scream…

悲鳴 (himei)

彼は悲鳴を上げて部屋から飛び出していった。
kare wa himei o agete heya kara tobidashite itta.
He screamed and ran from the room.

女の悲鳴にまじって、男の声を聞いた。
onna no himei ni majitte, otoko no koe o kiita.
I heard the cries of a man being mingled with those of a woman.

Similar words:

叫び (sakebi)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 悲鸣 (bēimíng); 哀鸣 (āimíng)
Korean: 비명 (bimyeong)

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