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正念

ChineseEdit

 
just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; principle; Chinese 1st month of year
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(正念)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

正念

  1. mindfulness

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 1
ねん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

/syaunen/ > /syoːnen/ [ɕoːnen]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

正念 (hiragana しょうねん, romaji shōnen, historical hiragana しやうねん)

  1. the seventh part of the Noble Eightfold Path in Buddhism; right mindfulness
  2. calm, peaceful thoughts