Definition of 慈

  • mercy

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • いつくしむ

Popular Words With This Kanji

慈善, じぜん

charity, philanthropy

慈悲, じひ

compassion, benevolence, charity, mercy

慈しむ, いつくしむ

to love, to be affectionate to, to pity

慈眼, じげん

merciful eye

慈愛, じあい

affection, kindness, love

無慈悲, むじひ

merciless, ruthless

慈雨, 滋雨, じう

welcome rain, beneficial rain, blessed rain, rain that comes after a drought

慈母, じぼ

affectionate mother

慈姑, くわい, クワイ

Sagittaria trifolia var. edulis (edible variant of threeleaf arrowhead)

仁慈, じんじ

kind-hearted, benevolence


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