安心

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Japanese[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese compound 安心 (*ʔan *sim). Compare modern Mandarin 安心 (ānxīn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjectival noun[edit]

安心 (-na inflection, hiragana あんしん, romaji anshin)

  1. unworrying, safe

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

安心 (hiragana あんしん, romaji anshin)

  1. relief
  2. lack of worry, peace of mind

安心 (hiragana あんじん, romaji anjin)

  1. (Buddhism) equanimity

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Verb[edit]

安心 + する (intransitive, hiragana あんしんする, romaji anshin suru)

  1. to have one's heart at ease, to feel easy, to be relieved

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin ānxīn
Zhuyin ㄢ ㄒㄧㄣ
IPA (key) /ˀa̠n⁵⁵ ɕin⁵⁵/

Verb[edit]

安心 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin ānxīn)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to be relieved; to feel at ease
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) to keep one's mind on something