偶察力

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぐう
Grade: S
さつ
Grade: 4
りょく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

偶然 (ぐうぜん, gūzen: “accident”) + 察知 (さっち, satchi: “perceive”) + (ちから, chikara: “ability”)

This Japanese word was newly created by Dr. Shigekazu Sawaizumi as the translation word for serendipity‎, in his publication in 2002.[1]

Noun[edit]

偶察力 (hiragana ぐうさつりょく, romaji gūsatsuryoku)

  1. Japanese translation word for serendipity‎.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002 July 31, Shigekazu Sawaizumi, 偶然からモノを見つけだす能力:「セレンディビティ」の活かし方, Japan: Kadokawa, ISBN 978-4047040953, page 69: