English translation of '死刑'
'死刑' in Other Languages
British English: capital punishment /ˈkæpɪtl ˈpʌnɪʃmənt/ NOUN
Capital punishment is the legal killing of a person who has committed a serious crime.
Most democracies have outlawed capital punishment.
- American English: capital punishment
- Arabic: عُقُوبَةُ الإعْدَام
- Brazilian Portuguese: pena de morte
- Chinese: 死刑
- Croatian: smrtna kazna
- Czech: trest smrti
- Danish: dødsstraf
- Dutch: doodstraf
- European Spanish: pena capital
- Finnish: kuolemanrangaistus
- French: peine capitale
- German: Todesstrafe
- Greek: θανατική ποινή
- Italian: pena capitale
- Japanese: 死刑
- Korean: 사형
- Norwegian: dødsstraff
- Polish: kara śmierci
- European Portuguese: pena de morte
- Romanian: pedeapsă capitală
- Russian: смертная казнь
- Spanish: pena capital
- Swedish: dödsstraff
- Thai: การลงโทษประหารชีวิต
- Turkish: idam cezası
- Ukrainian: смертна кара
- Vietnamese: án tử hình
British English: death penalty NOUN
The death penalty is the punishment of death used in some countries for people who have committed very serious crimes.
If convicted for murder, both men could face the death penalty.
British English: death sentence NOUN
A death sentence is a punishment of death given by a judge to someone who has been found guilty of a serious crime.
His original death sentence was commuted to life in prison.
Translation of 死刑 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary