Chinese edit

to manage; to heed; to put in order
to manage; to heed; to put in order; reason; logic; science; inner principle or structure
to miss; to think of; to read
to miss; to think of; to read; to study (a subject); to attend (a school); to read aloud; idea; remembrance; twenty
trad. (理念)
simp. #(理念)

Etymology edit

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Pronunciation edit

Noun edit


  1. thought; idea
  2. notion; concept; ideology; principle; philosophy
    設計理念设计理念  ―  shèjì lǐniàn  ―  design concept
  3. theory
  4. conviction; faith; belief

Synonyms edit

  • (thought):
  • (notion):
  • (theory):
  • (conviction):

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term

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Grade: 4

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

()(ねん) (rinen

  1. ideal
  2. philosophy, ideology

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

理念 (inyeom) (hangeul 이념)

  1. Hanja form? of 이념 (ideology; idea).