Last modified on 20 September 2014, at 07:51

人道

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

人道

  1. humanity, kindness, mercy

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: 1
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

From jin (, people, mankind) + (, the way of moral conduct, moral principles, morality, truth)

NounEdit

人道 (hiragana じんどう, romaji jindō)

  1. humanity
  2. sidewalk, footpath
CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
にん
Grade: 1
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

From nin (, people, mankind) + (, plane of existence)

NounEdit

人道 (hiragana にんどう, romaji nindō)

  1. (Buddhism) Life as a human: one of the six planes or domains of existence in the cycle of samsara.
See alsoEdit

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

人道 (indo) (hangeul 인도)

  1. Hanja form? of 인도, “humanity; sidewalk, footpath”.