正念

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Chinese[edit]

 
just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; principle; Chinese 1st month of year
to read aloud
simp. and trad.
(正念)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

正念

  1. mindfulness

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 1
ねん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

/syaunen/ > /syoːnen/ [ɕoːnen]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

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