Last modified on 19 September 2014, at 02:11

我慢

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
まん
Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

我慢 (hiragana がまん, romaji gaman)

  1. patience, endurance, tolerance

CompoundsEdit

VerbEdit

我慢 + する (hiragana がまんする, romaji gaman suru)

  1. endure, be patient, deny oneself something, hang in there
    ここは我慢 (がまん)肝心 (かんじん)だ。
    koko wa gaman ga kanjin da.
    This is the time to be patient.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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