Last modified on 11 August 2014, at 06:43

安心

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (安心, reconstructed)
Character (安), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 寒
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 烏寒切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɑn/ /ʔɑn/ /ʔɑn/ /ʔɑn/ /ʔan/ /ɑn/ /ʔɑn/
Character (心), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 侵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 息林切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siɪm/ /si̯əm/ /siəm/ /sim/ /sim/ /sĭĕm/ /sjem/

VerbEdit

安心

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to be relieved; to feel at ease
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) to keep one's mind on something

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 Chinese 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

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