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ChineseEdit

forest bath; to bathe
simp. and trad.
(森林浴)
森林

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

森林浴

  1. forest bathing (shinrinyoku), visiting the woods to soothe oneself mentally

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 1
りん
Grade: 1
よく
Grade: 4
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 森林 (shinrin, forest) +‎ (yoku, bath, bathing).[1][2][3]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

森林浴 (hiragana しんりんよく, rōmaji shinrin'yoku)

  1. forest bathing, shinrinyoku, visiting the woods to soothe oneself mentally

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN