先入観

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 1
にゅう
Grade: 1
かん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

先入観 (hiragana せんにゅうかん, romaji sennyūkan)

  1. a preconception; a preconceived idea; a prejudice
     (かれ)はユダヤ (じん) (たい)して馬鹿 (ばか)げた先入観 (せんにゅうかん) ()っているようだ。
    kare wa yudaya jin ni taishite bakageta sennyūkan o motte iru yō da.
    He seems to have foolish preconceptions about the Jews.

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.