本能

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: 1
のう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

本能 (hiragana ほんのう, romaji honnō)

  1. an instinct
     (くま)から本能 (ほんのう) ()げた。
    kuma kara honnō de nigeta.
    I escaped from the bear by instinct.

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin běnnéng
Zhuyin ㄅㄣˇ ㄋㄥˊ
IPA (key) /pən²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ nɤŋ³⁵/
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Noun[edit]

本能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin běnnéng)

  1. An instinct