懺悔

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See also: 忏悔

Chinese[edit]

feel remorse; regret; repent regret
trad. (懺悔)
simp. (忏悔)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

懺悔

  1. to make confession
  2. to repent one's sins

Noun[edit]

懺悔

  1. confession
  2. repentance

Usage notes[edit]

懺悔忏悔 (chànhuǐ) can be used to refer to both the Buddhist and Catholic tradition of confession and repentance.


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
さん
Hyōgaiji
け > げ
Grade: S
on’yomi
Kanji in this term
ざん
Hyōgaiji
け > げ
Grade: S
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

懺悔 (hiragana さんげ, rōmaji sange)

  1. (Buddhism) confession

懺悔 (hiragana ざんげ, rōmaji zange)

  1. confession and repentance in Christianity and other religions
  2. confession to another person

Verb[edit]

懺悔する (hiragana さんげ, rōmaji sange)

  1. (Buddhism) confess

懺悔する (hiragana ざんげ, rōmaji zange)

  1. confess and repent in Christianity and other religions
  2. confess to another person

Conjugation[edit]