ChineseEdit

 
to decorate; to embellish; to repair
to decorate; to embellish; to repair; to build; to study; to write; to cultivate
 
to go; to do; capable
to go; to do; capable; all right; competent; OK; okay; to travel; temporary; to walk; will do; behavior; conduct; a row; profession; professional
simp. and trad.
(修行)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

修行

  1. to cultivate one's spiritual virtues; to train oneself; to work at self-improvement
  2. (religion) to practise Buddhism or Taoism; specifically, a sadhana of either one

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (修行):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: 5
ぎょう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

NounEdit

(しゅ)(ぎょう) or 修行(すぎょう) (shugyō or sugyō

  1. training
    (きび)しい修行(しゅぎょう)(はげ)んだ。
    Kibishii shugyō ni hagenda.
    We were training hard.
  2. (Buddhism) sadhana; ascetic practices

VerbEdit

(しゅ)(ぎょう)する or 修行(すぎょう)する (shugyō suru or sugyō surusuru (stem (しゅ)(ぎょう) (shugyō shi), past (しゅ)(ぎょう)した (shugyō shita))

  1. to train
  2. (Buddhism) to undergo ascetic training

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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