修行

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.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiūxíng
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄡ ㄒㄧㄥˊ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯oʊ̯⁵⁵ ɕiŋ³⁵/

NounEdit

修行 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiūxíng)

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

VerbEdit

修行 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiūxíng)

  1. to cultivate one's spiritual virtues
  2. to practise Buddhism or Taoism
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 06:53