TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (knife) +  (heart) – suffer being stabbed in the heart with a knife.

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 尸戈心 (SIP), four-corner 17332, composition)

  1. endure, bear, suffer
  2. forbear

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 376, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10312
  • Dae Jaweon: page 702, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2271, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5FCD

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jan2, Yale yan2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 忍ばせる (しのばせる, shinobaseru)
  • 忍ぶ (しのび, shinobu)
  • 忍び逢い (しのびあい, shinobiai)
  • 忍び足 (しのびあし, shinobiashi)
  • 忍び入る (しのびいる, shinobīru)
  • 忍び難い (しのびがたい, shinobigatai)
  • 忍び込む (しのびこむ, shinobikomu)
  • 忍び声 (しのびごえ, shinobigoe)
  • 忍び泣き (しのびなき, shinobinaki)
  • 忍び泣く (しのびなく, shinobinaku)
  • 忍び音 (しのびね, shinobine)
  • 忍びやか (しのびやか, shinobiyaka)
  • 忍び寄る (しのびよる, shinobiyoru)
  • 忍び笑い (しのびわらい, shinobiwarai)
  • 忍苦 (にんく, ninku)
  • 忍者 (にんじゃ, ninja)
  • 忍従 (にんじゅう, ninjū)
  • 忍術 (にんじゅつ, ninjutsu)
  • 忍耐 (にんたい, nintai)
  • 忍耐強い (にんたいづよい, nintaidzuyoi)
  • 忍耐力 (にんたいりょく, nintairyoku)
  • 忍法 (にんぽう, nimpō)
  • 押忍 (おす, osu)/押忍 (おっす, ossu)
  • 恋い忍ぶ (こいしのぶ, koishinobu)
  • 堪え忍ぶ (たえしのぶ, taeshinobu)
  • 耐え忍ぶ (たえしのぶ, taeshinobu)
  • 隠忍 (いんにん, innin)
  • 勘忍 (かんにん, kannin)
  • 堪忍 (かんにん, kannin)
  • 堪忍袋 (かんにんぶくろ, kannimbukuro)
  • 堅忍 (けんにん, kennin)
  • 堅忍不抜 (けんにんふばつ, kenninfubatsu)
  • 残忍 (ざんにん, zannin)

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana しのぶ, romaji Shinobu)

  1. A male or female given name
  2. A surname​.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(in) (hangeul , revised in, McCune-Reischauer in, Yale in)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin rěn (ren3), Wade-Giles jen3)

CompoundsEdit

  • 忍无可忍

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhẫn, nhịn, những, nhẩn, nhẵn)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 13:45