肝心

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
しん > じん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (kan, main part) + (shin, heart of a matter)

Adjectival noun[edit]

肝心 (-na inflection, hiragana かんじん, romaji kanjin)

  1. vital, essential, main

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

肝心 (hiragana かんじん, romaji kanjin)

  1. that which is essential or fundamental