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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
serious illness, dangerous diseaseschwere Krankheit

ON: ダイ, タイKUN: おお-, おお.きい, -おお.いに
large, big

ON: ビョウ, ヘイKUN: や.む, -や.み, やまい
ill, sick

Example sentences
私はかつて大病にかかったことがあった。Parts: (わたし), 嘗て (かつて), 大病 (たいびょう), 罹る (かかる), 事がある (ことがある)Once I had a very bad disease.

大病からようやく生還した私の目には、森羅万象が美しく映った。Parts: 大病 (たいびょう), から, 漸く (ようやく), 生還 (せいかん), (わたし), (め), には, 森羅万象 (しんらばんしょう), 美しい (うつくしい), 映る (うつる)Since I recovered from my serious illness, all of creation is beautiful to me.
Die mannigfachen Dinge in der Welt – voller Schönheit erstrahlten sie mir plötzlich, als die schwere Krankheit endlich überwunden war.

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