意志

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Chinese[edit]

 
idea; meaning; wish; desire; (abbr.) Italy
the will
trad. (意志/毅志) /
simp. (意志)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

意志

  1. will; determination; volition; intent

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 5
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

意志 (hiragana いし, rōmaji ishi)

  1. will (intention or decision)
    • 2016 July 22, “との [Grappling with the Past]”, in 異界月 [Eldritch Moon], Wizards of the Coast:
      エムラクールは (ねが)いを (かな)えたりしない。ただ、 (ひと) (びとの) ()みがエムラクールの () ()沿 ()ったものになるのだ。
      Emurakūru wa negai o kanae tari shinai. Tada, hitobito no nozomi ga Emurakūru no ishi ni sotta mono ni naru no da.
      Emrakul does not grant wishes. Human desires simply align to her will.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0