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Reflect

fǎn xǐng
hansei / hanse
Reflect Vertical Wall Scroll

反省 is the Chinese, Japanese Kanji, and old Korean Hanja means several things including: to reflect upon oneself; to examine one's conscience; to question oneself; to search one's soul; reflection; reconsideration; introspection; meditation; contemplation; regret; repentance; remorse.

Wake Up to Reality

xǐng wù
shō go
Wake Up to Reality Vertical Wall Scroll

This Chinese word means, "to wake up to reality," "to come to oneself," "to realize," "to see the truth," or "to reflect and become aware." 省悟 is often used in the context of Buddhism.

In Japanese, this has the same meaning but is more often used as a given name, Seigo.

Introspection / Self-Awareness

zì xǐng
jisei
Introspection / Self-Awareness Vertical Wall Scroll

自省 is the Chinese, Japanese Kanji, and old Korean Hanja means: to examine oneself; to reflect on one's shortcomings; introspection; self-awareness; self-criticism; self-examination; reflection.

In Japanese, this can be the given name, Jisei.

Mindfulness

niàn
nen
Mindfulness Vertical Wall Scroll

念 is the simplest way to write "mindfulness" in Chinese, Japanese Kanji, and old Korean Hanja.

念 can be defined these ways: To read; to study (a degree course); to read aloud; to miss somebody (keeping them in your mind); idea; remembrance; sense; thought; feeling; desire; concern; attention; recollection; memory; to think on/about; reflect; repeat, intone; a moment.

Obviously, the context in which the character is used determines which definition or meaning is perceived. As a single character, it's open and perhaps ambiguous. Thus, it can be read with any or all of these meanings.

念 is used in a Buddhist context (often written as 正念 or "right mindfulness") with similar meanings of thought and contemplation.

In Japanese, this character is sometimes used as a name "Nen."


See Also:  Buddhism | Enlightenment

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Characters

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Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

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niàn / nian4
nien
 nen / ねん
Mindfulness Vertical Wall Scroll
to read; to study (a subject); to attend (a school); to read aloud; to miss (sb); idea; remembrance; twenty (banker's anti-fraud numeral corresponding to 廿, 20)
(1) (esp. 〜の念) sense; idea; thought; feeling; (2) desire; concern; (3) (esp. 念に〜、念の/が〜) attention; care; (personal name) Nen
smṛti. Recollection, memory; to think on, reflect; repeat, intone; a thought; a moment; mindfulness, memory

反省

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fǎn xǐng / fan3 xing3
fan hsing
 hansei / hanse / はんせい
Mindfulness Vertical Wall Scroll
to reflect upon oneself; to examine one's conscience; to question oneself; to search one's soul
(noun/participle) (1) reflection; reconsideration; introspection; meditation; contemplation; (2) regret; repentance; remorse; being sorry

自省

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zì xǐng / zi4 xing3
tzu hsing
 jisei / jise / じせい
Mindfulness Vertical Wall Scroll
to examine oneself; to reflect on one's shortcomings; introspection; self-awareness; self-criticism
(noun/participle) self-examination; reflection; (given name) Jisei


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shēn / shen1
shen
 shin
ginseng; one of the 28 constellations
Reflect on, counsel, visit superior. An assembly a gathering for the purpose of meditation, preaching, worship. Read shen, the twenty-first constellation, α, β, γ, δ, ε, ζ, η, and k in Orion.; Worship on the four fives, i. e. the fifth, tenth, twentieth, and twenty-fifth days of the month; also ||上堂; to convene

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wéi / wei2
wei
 i / ゆい
-ism; only
(pronoun) (1) (kana only) this (indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic); (2) (humble language) this person (usu. indicating someone in one's in-group); (3) now; (4) (archaism) here; (5) (archaism) I (me); (6) (archaism) certainly; (female given name) Yui
To reflect on; but, only; verbal particle; of. 唯; think

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xiǎng / xiang3
hsiang
 sō / そう
to think; to believe; to suppose; to wish; to want; to miss (feel wistful about the absence of sb or something)
(1) conception; idea; thought; (2) {Buddh} (See 五蘊) samjna (perception); (given name) Nozomu
To think, meditate, reflect, expect; a function of mind; conception


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/ yi4
i
 oku / おもい
to recollect; to remember; memory
(female given name) Omoi
To recall, reflect on; to recollect

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yìng / ying4
ying
 yō / はゆる
to reflect (light); to shine; to project (an image onto a screen etc)
(female given name) Hayuru
surpass

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zhào / zhao4
chao
 shō / ひかる
according to; in accordance with; to shine; to illuminate; to reflect; to look at (one's reflection); to take (a photo); photo; as requested; as before
(given name) Hikaru
To shine, illumine; to superintend; a dispatch, pass; as, according to; to illumine


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jiàn / jian4
chien
 kan / みる
example; mirror; to view; reflection; to reflect; to inspect; to warn; (ancient bronze mirror)
model; pattern; (female given name) Miru
A mirror 明鑑; to note, survey, 鑑察; a mirror

倒映

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dào yìng / dao4 ying4
tao ying
to reflect (producing an inverted image)

內省


内省

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nèi xǐng / nei4 xing3
nei hsing
 naishō
to reflect upon oneself; introspection
introspection

反光

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fǎn guāng / fan3 guang1
fan kuang
to reflect light

反射

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fǎn shè / fan3 she4
fan she
 hansha / はんしゃ
to reflect; reflection (from a mirror etc); reflex (i.e. automatic reaction of organism)
(noun/participle) (1) {physics} reflection; reverberation; (2) {biol} reflex; reflexes

反映

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fǎn yìng / fan3 ying4
fan ying
 hanei / hane / はんえい
to mirror; to reflect; mirror image; reflection; (fig.) to report; to make known; to render
(noun/participle) (1) reflection (light, image, situation, attitude, etc.); reflecting; (2) influence; application (e.g. of an update)

回味

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huí wèi / hui2 wei4
hui wei
to reflect on; to ponder over; aftertaste

心鏡


心镜

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xīn jìng / xin1 jing4
hsin ching
 kokoro no kagami
The heart-mirror, or mirror of the mind, which must be kept clean if it is to reflect the Truth; mind-mirror

思惟

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sī wéi / si1 wei2
ssu wei
 shiyui / しい;しゆい
variant of 思維|思维[si1 wei2]
(noun/participle) (1) (esp. しい) thought; thinking; contemplation; consideration; (2) {Buddh} (esp. しゆい) using wisdom to get to the bottom of things; focusing one's mind; deep contemplation; concentrated thought; deliberating; pondering; reflecting; (female given name) Shiyui
To consider or reflect on an object with discrimination; thought, reflection; to think

思考

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sī kǎo / si1 kao3
ssu k`ao / ssu kao
 shikou / shiko / しこう
to reflect on; to ponder over
(n,vs,adj-no) thought; consideration; thinking

思過


思过

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sī guò / si1 guo4
ssu kuo
to reflect on one's past errors

惟る

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 omonmiru / おもんみる    omoimiru / おもいみる (Ichidan verb) to reflect carefully

想念

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xiǎng niàn / xiang3 nian4
hsiang nien
 sōnen / そうねん
to miss; to remember with longing; to long to see again
thought; idea; conception
To think and reflect; thought determination

折射

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zhé shè / zhe2 she4
che she
to refract; refraction; to reflect (in the figurative sense: to show the nature of)

映す

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 utsusu / うつす (transitive verb) to project; to reflect; to cast (shadow)

映照

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yìng zhào / ying4 zhao4
ying chao
to shine upon; to reflect

自反

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zì fǎn / zi4 fan3
tzu fan
to introspect; to self-reflect; (math.) reflexive

謀慮


谋虑

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móu lǜ / mou2 lu:4
mou lü
to plan and consider; to reflect on one's best strategy

輝映


辉映

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huī yìng / hui1 ying4
hui ying
 terue / てるえ
to reflect; to shine
(female given name) Terue

顧る

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 kaerimiru / かえりみる (irregular okurigana usage) (transitive verb) (1) to look back (e.g. over shoulder or at the past); to turn around; (2) to reflect on the past; to reconsider; to review; (3) to reflect on oneself; to introspect; to contemplate oneself; (4) to consider (usu. used in negative); to concern oneself about; to pay attention to; to take into consideration

體現


体现

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tǐ xiàn / ti3 xian4
t`i hsien / ti hsien
to embody; to reflect; to incarnate

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

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Reflect反省hansei / hansefǎn xǐng / fan3 xing3 / fan xing / fanxingfan hsing / fanhsing
Wake Up to Reality省悟shō go / shōgoxǐng wù / xing3 wu4 / xing wu / xingwuhsing wu / hsingwu
Introspection
Self-Awareness
自省jiseizì xǐng / zi4 xing3 / zi xing / zixingtzu hsing / tzuhsing
Mindfulnessnenniàn / nian4 / niannien



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