正念

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 4

Etymology[edit]

/syaunen/ > /syoːnen/ [ɕoːnen].

Noun[edit]

正念 (hiragana しょうねん, historical hiragana しやうねん, romaji shōnen)

  1. the seventh part of the Noble Eightfold Path in Buddhism; right mindfulness
  2. calm, peaceful thoughts

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhèngniàn
Zhuyin ㄓㄥˋ ㄋㄧㄢˋ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂɤŋ⁵¹⁻⁵³ ni̯ɛn⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

正念 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhèngniàn)

  1. mindfulness