Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 4

Search words that:
- start with 念
- end with 念
- contain 念
wish, sense, idea, thought, feeling, desire, attention
ON:
  • ネン
    nen
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 4
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 229 results)

Godan-u verb, transitive verb
1.
to think, to consider, to believe, to reckon(想う has connotations of heart-felt)
2.
to think (of doing), to plan (to do)
3.
to judge, to assess, to regard
4.
to imagine, to suppose, to dream
5.
to expect, to look forward to
6.
to feel, to be (in a state of mind), to desire, to want
7.
to recall, to remember
All readings:
思う【おもう】
想う【おもう】
念う【おもう】
憶う【おもう】
懐う【おもう】
惟う【おもう】

na-adjective, noun
deplorable, regrettable, disappointing, vexing, unfortunate

noun, auxillary suru verb
commemoration, celebration, honoring the memory of something, turning something into a memento, memory
Other readings:
紀念【きねん】

noun
1.
idea, notion, concept, conception
2.
sense (e.g. of duty)
noun, auxillary suru verb
3.
resignation, preparedness, acceptance
4.
observation and contemplation, meditation(Buddhist term)

noun
1.
sense, idea, thought, feeling(esp. 〜の念)
2.
desire, concern
3.
attention, care(esp. 念に〜、念の/が〜)

noun
general idea, concept, notion

noun, na-adjective, no-adjective
1.
regret, chagrin, mortification
noun
2.
freedom from obstructive thoughts(Buddhist term)
See also:有念

noun
1.
thought
2.
imagination, mind, heart
3.
desire, wish, hope, expectation
4.
love, affection(e.g. A思いのB for 'B who loves A')
5.
feelings, emotion, sentiment, experience
All readings:
思い【おもい】
想い【おもい】
念い【おもい】

noun, auxillary suru verb
worry, fear, anxiety, concern

noun
(Platonic) ideal (of how things ought to be, e.g. human rights), foundational principle, idea, conception (e.g. of the university), doctrine, ideology
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 404 results)

ざんねん
残念に
I feel sorry

I gave up all hope of survival

For all his failures, he did not feel so at all

I'm afraid I've run short of coffee

I regret that I can't come today

We never repent having eaten too little

さん
参加
ざんねん
残念
I regret not being able to join you

いっしょ
一緒
ざんねん
残念
It is regrettable that I can't go with you

I repeat it by way of caution

しょかん
図書館
がくしゃ
学者
ねん
記念
The library was founded in memory of the scholar

I'm sorry to say I don't remember your name

かいしゃ
会社
せつりつ
設立
20
ねん
ねん
記念
ひら
開いた
We held a party in honor of the 20th anniversary of our company

The play ended all too soon

What a pity it is

なん
何と
ざんねん
残念な
What a pity

まんいち
万一
ふた
再び
しっぱい
失敗
わた
けいかく
計画
だんねん
断念
If I should fail again, I would give up the plan

I'm sorry I can't go

She was sorry to hear the bad news

I'm afraid I am not at liberty to do that

"Is the essay ready?" "No, I'm sorry. I haven't finished writing it yet.