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English Meaning(s) for 善

  1. good; goodness; right; virtue

Definition and Synonyms for 善

Moral Excellence the quality of doing what is right and avoiding what is wrong
Synonyms: , 善心, , 有徳, 美徳, 美質
Virtue a particular moral excellence
Synonyms: , 功徳, , , 徳目, 徳義, 徳行, 明徳, 篤行, 美徳, 聖徳, 道徳, 道心
Goodness moral excellence or admirableness
Synonyms: 仁徳, , 徳行, 篤行, 美徳
Chastity morality with respect to sexual relations
Synonyms: , 性道徳, , 節操, 純潔, 貞操, 貞淑, 貞節
Goodness that which is pleasing or valuable or useful
Synonyms: よす, , 美点, , 良さ, 長所

Meanings for each kanji in 善

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Categories 善 is a member of

Quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
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Morality concern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong
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Goodness moral excellence or admirableness
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Sample Sentences for 善

As scientists keep insisting, there is neither good nor bad in any scientific discovery.
We must seek after the true, the good and the beautiful.
There are two kinds of fox spirits: good fox and bad fox.
Some say the beauty is more important than virtue.
With every increase of scientific knowledge, man's power for evil is increased in the same proportion as his power for good.

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