See also: 無暗

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
やみ
Grade: S
jūbakoyomi

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

()(やみ) (muyami-na (adnominal ()(やみ) (muyami na), adverbial ()(やみ) (muyami ni))

  1. reckless, rash, unthinking
  2. immoderate, excessive

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

()(やみ) (muyami

  1. recklessness, abandon
    • :
      なぜそんな無闇(むやみ)をしたと()(ひと)があるかも()れぬ。
      Naze sonna muyami o shita to kiku hito ga aru kamoshirenu.
      Some may ask why I committed such a rash act.
  2. immoderation

Usage notesEdit

The kanji spelling is merely ateji and is most commonly spelled in hiragana, as むやみ.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1960, Tetsuo Hirayama (平山輝男, editor), 全国アクセント辞典 (Zenkoku Akusento Jiten, Nationwide Accent Dictionary), (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Tōkyōdō, →ISBN