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See also: 亲切

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ChineseEdit

 
dear; intimate; parent; relation; closely related; parents-in-law of one's offspring
close to; to cut; to slice
trad. (親切)
simp. (亲切)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

親切

  1. kind; cordial; amiable

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (親切):
  • Japanese: 親切 (しんせつ) (shinsetsu)
  • Korean: 친절 (親切, chinjeol)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
せつ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 親切 (tshin tshet, literally blood relative + close).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

親切 (-na inflection, hiragana しんせつ, rōmaji shinsetsu)

  1. kind, helpful, friendly, obliging

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

親切 (hiragana しんせつ, rōmaji shinsetsu)

  1. kindness, helpfulness, friendliness

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Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

親切 (chinjeol) (hangeul 친절)

  1. Hanja form? of 친절, “kindness, gentleness”.