安心

ChineseEdit

 
content; calm; still; quiet; to pacify; peace
heart; mind
simp. and trad.
(安心)

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (安心, reconstructed)
Character (安), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 寒
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 烏寒切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɑn/ /ʔɑn/ /ʔɑn/ /ʔɑn/ /ʔan/ /ɑn/ /ʔɑn/
Character (心), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 侵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 息林切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/siɪm/ /si̯əm/ /siəm/ /sim/ /sim/ /sĭĕm/ /sjem/

VerbEdit

安心

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to be relieved; to feel at ease
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) to keep one's mind on something

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あん
Grade: 3
しん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 安心 ‎(*ʔan *sim). Compare modern Chinese 安心 ‎(ānxīn).

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

安心 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana あんしん, romaji anshin)

  1. unworrying, safe

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

安心 ‎(hiragana あんしん, romaji anshin)

  1. relief
  2. lack of worry, peace of mind

安心 ‎(hiragana あんじん, romaji anjin)

  1. (Buddhism) equanimity

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit

IdiomsEdit

VerbEdit

安心する ‎(intransitive, hiragana あんしんする, romaji anshin suru)

  1. to have one's heart at ease, to feel easy, to be relieved

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
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