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Readings

shi
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
death, decease

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Baseball term
(an) out

Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 五刑・2
historical term
death penalty (by strangulation or decapitation; most severe of the five ritsuryō punishments)

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Kanjis
ON: KUN: し.ぬ, し.に-
death, die

Stroke: 6 Grade: 3 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 4-6-1 FC: 1021.1


Phrases
人は生まれるやいなや、死に向かう。
Parts: (ひと) 生む (うむ) や否や (やいなや) (し) 向かう (むかう)
As soon as man is born, he begins to die.