念仏

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ねん
Grade: 4
ぶつ
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From (nen, thoughts) + (butsu, Buddhism)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

念仏 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 念佛, hiragana ねんぶつ, rōmaji nenbutsu)

  1. a prayer to Buddha

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

念仏する (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 念佛, hiragana ねんぶつ, rōmaji nenbutsu)

  1. to pray to Buddha

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  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