See also: 谦虚 and 謙虚

ChineseEdit

modest
 
devoid of content; void; false; empty; vain
trad. (謙虛)
simp. (谦虚)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

謙虛

  1. humble; modest; unassuming

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VerbEdit

謙虛

  1. to make a modest remark; to speak modestly

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けん
Grade: S
きょ
Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

謙虛(けんきょ) (kenkyo-na (adnominal 謙虛(けんきょ) (kenkyo na), adverbial 謙虛(けんきょ) (kenkyo ni), kyūjitai, shinjitai 謙虚)

  1. modest

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

謙虛(けんきょ) (kenkyo (kyūjitai, shinjitai 謙虚)

  1. modesty