心中

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Cantonese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

心中 (traditional, Jyutping sam1 zung1)

  1. heart, in heart

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ちゅう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

From (shin, heart) + (chū, middle)

Noun[edit]

心中 (hiragana しんちゅう, romaji shinchū)

  1. heart, mind, true motives

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ちゅう > じゅう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

From (shin, heart) + (chū, middle)

Noun[edit]

心中 (hiragana しんじゅう, romaji shinjū)

  1. lovers' suicide, double suicide

Verb[edit]

心中 + する (hiragana しんじゅうする, romaji shinjū suru)

  1. commit double suicide
Derived terms[edit]

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xīnzhōng
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄣ ㄓㄨㄥ
IPA (key) /ɕin⁵⁵ ʈ͡ʂʊŋ⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

心中 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xīnzhōng)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) in one's mind; in one's heart

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