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ChineseEdit

man; person; people
 
direction; way; method; road; path; principle; truth; reason; skill; Tao (of Taoism); a measure word; to say; to speak; to talk
simp. and trad.
(人道)
anagram 道人

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

人道

  1. humane
  2. humanitarian

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

人道

  1. (Buddhism) humanity; human realm
  2. ethics; morality
  3. human sympathy
  4. sexual intercourse

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: 1
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

From jin (, people, mankind) + (, the way of moral conduct, moral principles, morality, truth)

NounEdit

人道 (hiragana じんどう, rōmaji jindō)

  1. humanity
  2. sidewalk, footpath
CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
にん
Grade: 1
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

From nin (, people, mankind) + (, plane of existence)

NounEdit

人道 (hiragana にんどう, rōmaji nindō)

  1. (Buddhism) Life as a human: one of the six planes or domains of existence in the cycle of samsara.
See alsoEdit

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

人道 (indo) (hangeul 인도)

  1. Hanja form? of 인도, “humanity; sidewalk, footpath”.