慰安

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Chinese[edit]

reassure
 
content; calm; still; quiet; to pacify; peace
simp. and trad.
(慰安)

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慰安

  1. to comfort; to console

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
あん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

慰安 ‎(hiragana いあん, romaji ian)

  1. consolation, solace
  2. comfort, relaxation

Verb[edit]

慰安 + する ‎(transitive, hiragana いあんする, romaji ian suru)

  1. console
    • 1938, 海野十三, 新学期行進曲:
       (とう)さんはお (まえ)慰安 (いあん)してやろうと (おも)って、そこにレコードを ()ってきたよ。
      otōsan wa omae o ian shite yarō to omotte, soko ni rekōdo o katte kita yo.
      Your dad went off there to buy your ass a record to make you feel better.
  2. comfort

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