Last modified on 12 September 2014, at 00:21

修行

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

修行

  1. cultivation of one's spiritual virtues
  2. practice of Buddhism or Taoism

VerbEdit

修行

  1. to cultivate one's spiritual virtues
  2. to practise Buddhism or Taoism

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: 5
ぎょう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

NounEdit

修行 (hiragana しゅぎょう, romaji shugyō)

  1. training
     (きび)しい修行 (しゅぎょう) (はげ)んだ。
    kibishii shugyō ni hagenda.
    We were training hard.
  2. (Buddhism) ascetic practices

VerbEdit

修行 + する (hiragana しゅぎょうする, romaji shugyō suru)

  1. train
  2. (Buddhism) undergo ascetic training

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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