安心

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あん
Grade: 3
しん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 安心 (*ʔan *sim). Compare modern Mandarin 安心 (ānxīn).

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

安心 (-na inflection, hiragana あんしん, romaji anshin)

  1. unworrying, safe

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

安心 (hiragana あんしん, romaji anshin)

  1. relief
  2. lack of worry, peace of mind

安心 (hiragana あんじん, romaji anjin)

  1. (Buddhism) equanimity

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit

IdiomsEdit

  • 安心無 (あんしんなきど)き読経 (ょう)は田中 (たなか)の蝦蟇 (がま)の如 (ごと)し (anshin naki dokyō wa tanaka no gama no gotoshi)

VerbEdit

安心 + する (intransitive, hiragana あんしんする, romaji anshin suru)

  1. to have one's heart at ease, to feel easy, to be relieved

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin ānxīn
Zhuyin ㄢ ㄒㄧㄣ
IPA (key) /ˀa̠n⁵⁵ ɕin⁵⁵/

VerbEdit

安心 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin ānxīn)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to be relieved; to feel at ease
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) to keep one's mind on something
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 07:34