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There are 13 total results for your faithfulness search.

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Characters Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

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Mandarin zhōng / zhong1
Taiwan chung
Japanese chuu / chu / ちゅう
Chinese loyal; devoted; honest
Japanese (1) loyalty; devotion; fidelity; faithfulness; (2) (See 判官・はんがん・2,弾正台・2) inspector of the Imperial Prosecuting and Investigating Office (ritsuryo system); (given name) Makoto; (personal name) Chuuji; (surname, given name) Chuu; (personal name) Tadatsugu; (personal name) Tadasue; (given name) Tadasu; (given name) Tadashi; (personal name) Tadakatsu; (place-name) Tada; (personal name) Takashi; (personal name) Zon; (given name) Sunao; (male given name) Kiyoshi; (given name) Atsushi
Loyal.

忠実

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Japanese mame / まめ    chuujitsu / chujitsu / ちゅうじつ
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) (1) (kana only) sincerity; conscientiousness; diligence; (2) (kana only) healthiness; fitness; (3) (archaism) (See 忠実・ちゅうじつ) faithfulness; devotion; (noun or adjectival noun) faithfulness; devotion; loyalty; honesty; truth; fidelity; (given name) Chuujitsu; (personal name) Tadamitsu; (female given name) Tadami; (given name) Tadazane

貞烈

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Mandarin zhēn liè / zhen1 lie4
Taiwan chen lieh
Japanese teiretsu / teretsu / ていれつ
Chinese ready to die to preserve one's chastity
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) extreme faithfulness

丹心

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Mandarin dān xīn / dan1 xin1
Taiwan tan hsin
Japanese tanshin / たんしん
Chinese loyal heart; loyalty
Japanese sincerity; faithfulness

信実

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Japanese shinjitsu / しんじつ Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) sincerity; honesty; truth; faithfulness; (female given name) Masami; (given name) Nobumi; (surname, given name) Nobuzane

律儀


律仪

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Mandarin lǜ yí / lv4 yi2
Taiwan lü i
Japanese ritsugi / りちぎ
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) honesty; faithfulness; conscientiousness; integrity
Rules and ceremonies, an intuitive apprehension of which, both written and unwritten, enables the individual to act properly under all circumstances; to restrain

律義

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Japanese richigi / りちぎ Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) honesty; faithfulness; conscientiousness; integrity

忠信

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Mandarin zhōng xìn / zhong1 xin4
Taiwan chung hsin
Japanese chuushin / chushin / ちゅうしん
Chinese faithful and honest; loyal and sincere
Japanese faithfulness; devotion; (personal name) Yoshinobu; (given name) Chuushin; (surname, given name) Tadanobu
This term is used in Buddhism, but due to a licensing issue, we cannot show the definition

忠純

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Japanese chuujun / chujun / ちゅうじゅん Japanese faithfulness and purity; unswerving loyalty; (female given name) Tadazumi

松柏

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Mandarin sōng bǎi / song1 bai3
Taiwan sung pai
Japanese shouhaku;matsukae / shohaku;matsukae / しょうはく;まつかえ
Chinese pine and cypress; fig. chaste and undefiled; fig. tomb
Japanese (1) evergreen tree; conifer; coniferous tree; (2) pine and cypress; (3) duty; constancy; faithfulness; (place-name) Matsukaya; (given name) Shouhaku

篤実

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Japanese tokujitsu / とくじつ Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) sincerity; faithfulness; (personal name) Tokumitsu; (given name) Tokumi; (given name) Tokuzane; (personal name) Shigemi; (given name) Atsumi; (personal name) Atsusane

忠誠心

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Japanese chuuseishin / chuseshin / ちゅうせいしん Japanese loyalty; faithfulness

律義;律儀

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Japanese richigi / りちぎ Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) honesty; faithfulness; conscientiousness; integrity
This page contains 13 results for "faithfulness" in Chinese and/or Japanese.



Information about this dictionary:

Apparently, we were the first ones who were crazy enough to think that western people might want a combined Chinese, Japanese, and Buddhist dictionary.

A lot of westerners can't tell the difference between Chinese and Japanese - and there is a reason for that. Chinese characters and even whole words were borrowed by Japan from the Chinese language in the 5th century. Much of the time, if a word or character is used in both languages, it will have the same or a similar meaning. However, this is not always true. Language evolves, and meanings independently change in each language.

Example: The Chinese character 湯 for soup (hot water) has come to mean bath (hot water) in Japanese. They have the same root meaning of "hot water", but a 湯屋 sign on a bathhouse in Japan would lead a Chinese person to think it was a "soup house" or a place to get a bowl of soup. See this: Soup or Bath

This dictionary uses the EDICT and CC-CEDICT dictionary files.
EDICT data is the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and is used in conformance with the Group's license.

Chinese Buddhist terms come from Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms by William Edward Soothill and Lewis Hodous. This is commonly referred to as "Soothill's'". It was first published in 1937 (and is now off copyright so we can use it here). Some of these definitions may be misleading, incomplete, or dated, but 95% of it is good information. Every professor who teaches Buddhism or Eastern Religion has a copy of this on their bookshelf. We incorporated these 16,850 entries into our dictionary database ourselves (it was lot of work).



Combined, these cover 355,969 Japanese, Chinese, and Buddhist characters, words, idioms, and short phrases.

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