親身

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2

Grade: 3
jūbakoyomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

親身 (-na inflection, hiragana しんみ, romaji shinmi)

  1. kind, warm, affectionate

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

親身 (hiragana しんみ, romaji shinmi)

  1. relation, relative, kin
    • 1906, Natsume Sōseki, Botchan:
      親身 (しんみ) (おい)よりも他人 (たにん)のおれの (ほう) ()きなのだろう。
      shinmi no oi yori mo tanin no ore no hō ga suki na no darō.
      I believe she liked me more than she did her own kin.