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Joshin in Chinese / Japanese...

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Progress / Ambition

shàng jìn
joushin
Progress / Ambition Vertical Wall Scroll

This Chinese and Japanese word means to make progress, to do better, ambition to improve oneself, to move forward, to advance.

This should be romanized as Joushin but is often written Joshin from Japanese. It can also be a given name in Japanese.


The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Progress
Ambition
上進
上进
joushin / joshinshàng jìn
shang4 jin4
shang jin
shangjin
shang chin
shangchin
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.


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Characters

If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

上進


上进

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shàng jìn / shang4 jin4
shang chin
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん
Progress / Ambition Vertical Wall Scroll
to make progress; to do better; fig. ambitious to improve oneself; to move forwards
(noun/participle) progress; advance; (given name) Joushin
advance

上伸

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 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (noun/participle) rise in market prices

上唇

see styles
shàng chún / shang4 chun2
shang ch`un / shang chun
 joushin(p);uwakuchibiru / joshin(p);uwakuchibiru / じょうしん(P);うわくちびる
upper lip; (entomology) labrum
upper lip

上心

see styles
shàng xīn / shang4 xin1
shang hsin
 jōshin
carefully; meticulously; to set one's heart on something
mental state of the formless meditation heaven

上新

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (surname) Joushin

上甲

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (surname) Joushin

上申

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 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (noun/participle) report to a superior

上身

see styles
shàng shēn / shang4 shen1
shang shen
 jōshin
upper part of the body
upper body

乗真

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (personal name) Joushin

乘津

see styles
shèng jīn / sheng4 jin1
sheng chin
 jōshin
The vehicle and ford to nirvana, i.e. Buddha-truth; vehicle for fording the river of cyclic existence

城信

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 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (surname) Joushin

城新

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (place-name) Joushin

女真

see styles
nǚ zhēn / nu:3 zhen1
nü chen
 joshin / じょしん
Jurchen, a Tungus ethnic group, predecessor of the Manchu ethnic group who founded the Later Jin Dynasty 後金|后金[Hou4 Jin1] and Qing Dynasty
Jurchen people

如真

see styles
 joshin / じょしん (given name) Joshin

定心

see styles
dìng xīn / ding4 xin1
ting hsin
 jōshin
定意 A mind fixed in meditation; mind of meditative concentration

定身

see styles
dìng shēn / ding4 shen1
ting shen
 jōshin
The dharmakāya of meditation, one of the 五分法身 five forms of the Buddha-dharmakāya; body of meditation

常身

see styles
cháng shēn / chang2 shen1
ch`ang shen / chang shen
 jōshin
The eternal Buddha-body, the dharmakāya; eternal body

成身

see styles
chéng shēn / cheng2 shen1
ch`eng shen / cheng shen
 jōshin / なるみ
(personal name) Narumi
forming the basis

浄信

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (given name) Joushin

浄心

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (place-name) Joushin

浄真

see styles
 joushin / joshin / じょうしん (place-name) Joushin

淨信


净信

see styles
jìng xìn / jing4 xin4
ching hsin
 jōshin
Pure faith; pure faith

淨心


净心

see styles
jìng xīn / jing4 xin1
ching hsin
 Jōshin
The pure heart or mind, which is the original Buddha-nature in every man; pure mind

淨身

see styles
jìng shēn / jing4 shen1
ching shen
 jōshin
purify the body

誠信


诚信

see styles
chéng xìn / cheng2 xin4
ch`eng hsin / cheng hsin
 jōshin / まさのぶ
genuine; honest; in good faith; honesty; integrity
(personal name) Masanobu
True and trustworthy, true, reliable; true and trustworthy

調心


调心

see styles
tiáo xīn / tiao2 xin1
t`iao hsin / tiao hsin
 jōshin
control one's mind

上心惑

see styles
shàng xīn huò / shang4 xin1 huo4
shang hsin huo
 jōshin waku
afflictions affecting those of advanced states of mind

定心智

see styles
dìng xīn zhì / ding4 xin1 zhi4
ting hsin chih
 jōshin chi
cognition of the concentrated mind

得定心

see styles
dé dìng xīn / de2 ding4 xin1
te ting hsin
 toku jōshin
to attain meditative concentration

淨心住


净心住

see styles
jìng xīn zhù / jing4 xin1 zhu4
ching hsin chu
 jōshin jū
The pure heart stage, the third of the six resting-places of a bodhisattva, in which all illusory views are abandoned; abode of the pure mind

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