仁義

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 6 Grade: 5

EtymologyEdit

From (jin, benevolence) + (gi, righteousness)

NounEdit

仁義 (hiragana じんぎ, romaji jingi)

  1. humanity and justice
  2. moral code
  3. formal greeting among gamblers

Derived termsEdit

  • 忠孝仁義 (chūkō jingi): loyalty, filial piety, humanity, and justice
  • 仁義忠孝 (jingi chūkō): humanity, justice, loyalty, and filial piety
  • 仁義道徳 (jingi dōtoku): humanity and justice
  • 仁義礼智信 (jingireichishin): the 5 Confucian virtues

MandarinEdit

simpl. 仁义
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin rényì
Zhuyin ㄖㄣˊ ㄧˋ
IPA (key) /ʐən³⁵ i⁵¹/

NounEdit

仁義 (traditional, Pinyin rényì, simplified 仁义)

  1. benevolence and righteousness
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