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to decorate; to embellish; to repair; to build; to study; to write; to cultivate
 
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)

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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

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Sino-Xenic (修行):

JapaneseEdit

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

NounEdit

修行 (hiragana しゅぎょう, rōmaji shugyō)

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

VerbEdit

修行する (hiragana しゅぎょう, rōmaji shugyō)

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

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ReferencesEdit

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