心肝

ChineseEdit

heart; mind liver
simp. and trad.
(心肝)
Literally: heart and liver

EtymologyEdit

From  ("heart") +  ("liver").

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

心肝

  1. conscience
  2. sincere affection
  3. darling; honey; sweetheart
  4. character (mental and ethical traits)
  5. (Min Nan) mind

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
かん
Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

心肝 ‎(hiragana しんかん, romaji shinkan)

  1. (anatomy) heart as an organ of the body
  2. heart as the center of emotion or thought
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