真名

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See also: 眞名

Chinese[edit]

real; true; genuine
 
name; fame; to describe
name; fame; to describe; place
simp. and trad.
(真名)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

真名

  1. real name

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 1
kun’yomi
Alternative spellings
眞名 (kyūjitai)
真字

Etymology 1[edit]

From (ma-, true) +‎ (na, namecharacter), as opposed to 仮名 (kana, provisional/borrowed characters).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()() (mana (kyūjitai 眞名)

  1. Synonym of 漢字 (kanji): Chinese characters used to write the Japanese language
  2. (by extension) kanji written in the 楷書体 (kaisho-tai, regular script) style
    • c. 10011014, Murasaki Shikibu, Genji Monogatari (Aoi)
      ...(さう)にも真名(まな)にも、さまざまめづらしきさまに()()ぜたまへり。
      ...sō ni mo mana ni mo, samazama mezurashiki-sama ni kakimaze tamaeri.
      (please add an English translation of this example)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ま > まん
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
Irregular kun’yomi
Alternative spellings
眞名 (kyūjitai)
真字

/mana//manːa/

Shift from mana above, due to the addition of 撥音 (hatsuon, (n) sound).

Noun[edit]

(まん)() (manna (kyūjitai 眞名)

  1. (rare) Same as まな (mana) above

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN