Definition of 他界

たかいtakai Inflection

noun:

  • death; the next world

~する noun:

  • to pass away; to die

Example Sentences

彼女のkanojononinno姉妹shimainoうちuchi1人ha他界takaiしたshitagaほかhokaha健在kenzaida
One of her four sisters has passed away but the others are still with us.
祖父sofuhanenmaeni他界takaiしたshita
My grandfather died five years ago.
そうsou言っitanengoni彼女kanojoha闘病toubyou生活seikatsunosue他界takai
A year after saying those words, she succumbed to the illness she had been fighting.
母方hahakatano祖父sofuha10nenmaeni他界takaishita
My grandfather on my mother's side passed away ten years ago.

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