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bewilder; crazy about; fan; enthusiast; lost; confused
 
letter; true; to believe; sign; evidence
simp. and trad.
(迷信)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

迷信

  1. superstitious
    迷信  ―  Tā hǎo míxìn ò!  ―  He is quite superstitious!

NounEdit

迷信

  1. superstition

VerbEdit

迷信

  1. to have blind faith in

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (迷信):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
めい
Grade: 5
しん
Grade: 4
on’yomi
 迷信 on Japanese Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

迷信 (hiragana めいしん, rōmaji meishin)

  1. superstition
     (めい) (しん) (しん)じる。
    Meishin o shinjiru.
    She is superstitious.
    • 1988 July 30 [Jul 25 1985], Fujiko F. Fujio, “ぜつめつしま [Island of Extinction]”, in 宇宙船製造法 [How to Build a Spaceship] (藤子不二雄少年SF短編集; 3), volume 3 (fiction, in Japanese), 6th edition, Tokyo: Shogakukan, →ISBN, page 104:
      すんません。ケナシザルの (くろ) ()きは、 (えん) (けい) (だつ) (もう) (しょう) ()くと聞きまして………。
      Sunmasen. Kenashizaru no kuroyaki wa, enkei datsumōshō ni kiku to kikimashite……….
      Sorry. It’s just that I heard the charred med made of these hairless apes would help cure spot baldness……….
      それは、ただの (めい) (しん)だ。
      Sore wa, tada no meishin da.
      That’s just a common misconception.
    • 2005 August 9, Sorachi, Hideaki, “だい六十四くん キャラクターはシルエットだけでどくしゃけがつくようにけよう [Lesson 64: Characters Should Be Drawn So That Readers Can Make Them Out with just the Silhouettes]”, in ぎんたま [Silver Soul], volume 8 (fiction, in Japanese), Tokyo: Shueisha, →ISBN:
      どっかでミミズに (しょう)便 (べん)でも ひっかけてきたんじゃないかィ? ()れるっていうよね
      Dokka de mimizu ni shōben demo hikkaketekitan ja nai ki? Harerutte iu yo ne
      Did you piss on a worm somewhere? You said swollen right?
       (なに) ()っちゃってんの  (めい) (しん)だろそんな…
      Nani itchatten no Meishin daro sonna…
      What you talkin’ about? That’s just a superstition…

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Hanja in this term

NounEdit

迷信 (misin) (hangeul 미신)

  1. Hanja form? of 미신, “superstition”.