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Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
まん
Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

我慢 (hiragana がまん, rōmaji gaman)

  1. patience, endurance, tolerance

CompoundsEdit

VerbEdit

我慢する (hiragana がまん, rōmaji gaman)

  1. endure, be patient, deny oneself something, hang in there, display restraint
    ここは我慢 (がまん)肝心 (かんじん)だ。
    Koko wa gaman ga kanjin da.
    This is the time to be patient.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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