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English Meaning(s) for 知

  1. wisdom
  2. jnana (higher knowledge)

Definition and Synonyms for 知

Sapience ability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight
Synonyms: 俐発, 分かち, 分かつ, 分別, 分別, 利口, 大賢, 悟性, 才力, 才気, 明哲, 明達, 智識, , 知力, 知恵, 知識, 聡明, 般若, 英明, 英知, , 賢慮
Intellect knowledge and intellectual ability
Synonyms: 智力, 智能, 理知, , 知力, 知性, 知能, 英知, 頭脳
Intellect the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
Synonyms: インテリジェンス, 悟性, 智力, 理性, 理知, 理解力, , 知力, 知性

Meanings for each kanji in 知

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Categories 知 is a member of

Know-How the (technical) knowledge and skill required to do something
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Intelligence the ability to comprehend
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Module one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
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Sample Sentences for 知

When the tempura I make cools down, it immediately loses its crispiness and doesn't taste very good.
Do you know where my watch is?
Hold it, are you kidding me? Why'd we wanna go to such a remote location?
He is thrifty, not to say stingy.
"Looks like Maki's a twin!" Ken said. "Really now," I replied, totally uninterested. Maki was a member of a ukulele club that ran beside our club in the school lounge. She looked lovely in Ken's eyes, but to me she was just the sixth cutest girl in class - average, in my opinion.

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