克己

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Chinese[edit]

 
gram; subdue; to restrain; to overcome
6th heavenly stem; self
simp. and trad.
(克己)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

克己

  1. to control one's desires; to practice self-restraint

Adjective[edit]

克己

  1. frugal; economical; thrifty

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
こっ
Grade: S

Grade: 6
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

克己 (hiragana こっき, rōmaji kokki, historical hiragana こくき)

  1. control of one's desires; self-restraint

Verb[edit]

克己する (hiragana こっき, rōmaji kokki, historical hiragana こくき)

  1. to control one's desires; to practice self-restraint
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
かつ
Grade: S

Grade: 6

Proper noun[edit]

克己 (hiragana かつみ, rōmaji Katsumi)

  1. A male given name

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9