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noun, suru verb

Root Words:

[()·じん() + ()]
gijin + ka

English Meaning(s) for 擬人化

noun, suru verb
  1. personification; anthropomorphization

Definition and Synonyms for 擬人化

Personate attribute human qualities to something
Synonyms: 擬人化
Incarnation the act of attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas etc.
Synonyms: 人格化, 体現, 化身, 擬人, 擬人化
Body invest with or as with a body
Synonyms: 具象, 擬人化
Anthropomorphism the representation of objects (especially a god) as having human form or traits
Synonyms: 擬人化, 擬人観
Body give body to
Synonyms: 具象, 擬人化

Meanings for each kanji in 擬人化

mimic; aim (a gun) at; nominate; imitate Kanji Details »
person Kanji Details »
change; take the form of; influence; enchant; delude; -ization Kanji Details »

Categories 擬人化 is a member of

Attribute attribute or credit to
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Embodiment giving concrete form to an abstract concept
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Embody represent, as of a character on stage
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Representational Process any basic cognitive process in which some entity comes to stand for or represent something else
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