Words — 12 found

Na-adjective (keiyodoshi), Noun
1. modest; humble
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Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
1. modesty; humility; being humble
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Godan verb with 'ru' ending, Intransitive verb
1. to deprecate oneself and praise the listener; to abase oneselfUsually written using kana alone
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遜る 【へりくだる】
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1. humble language in which the listener (or a third party) is the indirect object of an action (or the recipient of an object, etc.)See also 謙譲語II
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謙譲語1 【けんじょうごいち】
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1. self-deprecating term; humble way of referring to oneself, one's abilities, one's possessions, etc.
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けんじょう 謙譲語
1. humble language in which an action or object is not directed toward the listener (or a third party); humble language used as a courtesySee also 謙譲語I
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謙譲語2 【けんじょうごに】
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Na-adjective (keiyodoshi), Noun
1. modesty; humility
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Na-adjective (keiyodoshi), Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb
1. humbling oneself
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Kanji — 1 found

17 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
self-effacing, humble oneself, condescend, be modest
On: ケン
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Sentences — 12 found

  • 89055
    • かのじょ彼女
    • じぶん自分
    • ぎょうせき業績
    • けんきょ謙虚
    • である
    She is modest about her achievement. Tatoeba
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Names — 209 found

けん 【謙】
Family or surname, Given name, gender not specified
1. Ken
けんしゅう 【謙】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Kenshuu
けんしょう 【謙】
Unclassified name
1. Kenshou
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