分身

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

分身

  1. doppelgänger; avatar
  2. (computing) thread; threading

Verb[edit]

分身

  1. to handle more than one thing at a time; to divide one's attention

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぶん
Grade: 2
しん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

分身 (hiragana ぶんしん, romaji bunshin)

  1. giving birth; delivery; a living thing dividing into two or more parts ((a) twin(s))
  2. one's child; offspring; an offshoot; an avatar or embodiment of someone in some medium; the results of this partition
    作者 (さくしゃ)分身 (ぶんしん)
    sakusha no bunshin
    an embodiment of the author
  3. (Buddhism) the act of reincarnation; a reincarnation
  4. the other self, an alter-ego