See also: 恋爱 and 戀愛

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: S
あい
Grade: 4
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 戀愛 (MC liuᴇnH ʔʌiH).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

恋愛(れんあい) (ren'ai) (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 戀愛)

  1. love, especially romantic or erotic love

Derived termsEdit

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VerbEdit

恋愛(れんあい)する (ren'ai suru) (intransitive, suru conjugation, stem 恋愛(れんあい) (ren'ai shi), past 恋愛(れんあい)した (ren'ai shita), shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 戀愛する)

  1. to fall in love

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN