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[せい()·しん()]
seishin
noun

English Meaning(s) for 精神

noun
  1. mind; soul; heart; spirit; intention

Definition and Synonyms for 精神

Soul the human embodiment of something
Synonyms: 精神
Spirit a fundamental emotional and activating principle determining one's character
Synonyms: エスプリ, ガイスト, マインド, スピリット, , , 心意, 心胆, 心霊, 心魂, , , 神気, 精気, 精神, , 肝っ魂, , ,
Brain that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings
Synonyms: おつむ, ブレーン, , , 知力, 知性, 精神, , , , 頭脳
Psyche the immaterial part of a person
Synonyms: ソウル, ソール, , , 心霊, 心魂, 精神, , 霊魂, , , 魂魄
Brain the seat of the faculty of reason
Synonyms: おつむ, ブレーン, , , 知力, 知性, 精神, , , , 頭脳
Psyche the actuating cause of an individual life
Synonyms: ソウル, ソール, , , 心霊, 心魂, 精神, , 霊魂, , , 魂魄

Meanings for each kanji in 精神

refined; ghost; fairy; energy; vitality; semen; excellence; purity; skill Kanji Details »
gods; mind; soul Kanji Details »

Categories 精神 is a member of

Knowledge the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
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Embodiment giving concrete form to an abstract concept
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Fiber the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions
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Spirit the vital principle or animating force within living things
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Sample Sentences for 精神

It is said that this hot water brings a balance between body and mind.
Easy living corrupted the warrior spirit.
A good ballboy or ballgirl must be able to concentrate hard and run fast.
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.
Just as food feeds the body, so reading feeds the mind.

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