Definition of 念

  • wish
  • sense
  • idea
  • thought
  • feeling
  • desire
  • attention

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ネン

Popular Words With This Kanji

思う, 想う, 念う, 憶う, 懐う, 惟う, おもう

to think, to consider, to believe, to think (of doing), to plan (to do), to judge, to assess, to regard, to imagine, to suppose, to dream, to expect, to look forward to, to feel, to desire, to want, to recall, to remember

記念, 紀念, きねん

commemoration, memory

記念, 紀念, きねん

commemoration, memory

懸念, けねん

worry, fear, anxiety, concern

残念, ざんねん

deplorable, bad luck, regret, disappointment

理念, りねん

(Platonic) ideal (of how things ought to be, e.g. human rights), foundational principle, idea, conception (e.g. of the university), doctrine, ideology

断念, だんねん

abandoning (hope, plans), giving up

念, ねん

sense, idea, thought, feeling, desire, concern, attention, care

念頭, ねんとう

mind

概念, がいねん

general idea, concept, notion


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