Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 02:21

任意

ChineseEdit

 
to assign; to appoint; office; responsibility
 
idea; meaning; wish; desire; (abbr.) Italy
simp. and trad.
(任意)

PronunciationEdit


AdverbEdit

任意

  1. as one pleases; as one likes; whatever one wants

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
にん
Grade: 5

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

任意 (-na inflection, hiragana にんい, romaji nin'i)

  1. arbitrary, as one wants or thinks
  2. free, up to a person, according to their will, voluntary

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

任意 (hiragana にんい, romaji nin'i)

  1. any choices, arbitrary selections
  2. free will

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.