Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 心猿(しんえん) in Japanese

心猿
Kana Reading
しんえん
Romaji
shin'en
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    passion; passions


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

13 strokes

monkey

On'Yomi: エン

Kun'Yomi: さる

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JLPT 4

4 strokes

heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61)

On'Yomi: シン

Kun'Yomi: こころ, -ごころ

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