心中

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Chinese[edit]

heart; mind
 
middle; center; within; among; in; while (doing sth); during; China; Chinese; hit (the mark)
simp. and trad.
(心中)
anagram 中心

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

心中

  1. in one's mind; in one's heart

Synonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ちゅう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

From (shin, heart) + (chū, middle)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

心中 (hiragana しんちゅう, rōmaji shinchū)

  1. heart, mind, true motives

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ちゅう > じゅう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

From (shin, heart) + (chū, middle)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

心中 (hiragana しんじゅう, rōmaji shinjū)

  1. lovers' suicide, double suicide

Verb[edit]

心中する (hiragana しんじゅう, rōmaji shinjū)

  1. commit double suicide
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3