Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 節欲(せつよく) in Japanese

節欲, 節慾
Kana Reading
せつよく
Romaji
setsuyoku
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    control one's desires; abstinence


Kanji in this word

JLPT 2

13 strokes

node, season, period, occasion, verse, clause, stanza, honor, joint, knuckle, knob, knot, tune, melody

On'Yomi: セツ, セチ

Kun'Yomi: ふし, -ぶし, のっと

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JLPT 3

11 strokes

longing, covetousness, greed, passion, desire, craving

On'Yomi: ヨク

Kun'Yomi: ほっ.する, ほ.しい

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15 strokes

covetousness, greed, passion, desire, craving

On'Yomi: ヨク

Kun'Yomi:

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15 strokes

On'Yomi: セチ, セツ

Kun'Yomi: ふし

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