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[ねん()]
nen
noun

English Meaning(s) for 念

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

Definition and Synonyms for 念

Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
Synonyms: フィーリング, 心地, 心持ち, 心緒, , 思い, 思う, , , 感じ, 感じる, 感ずる, 感情, 気分, 気味, 気味, 気味, 気持ち, 気色, 気色, 芯地
Desire an inclination to want things
Synonyms: 希望, 希求, 志望, , 念願, 思い, 思う, 意欲, 所望, 所願, , 望み, 望む, , 欲念, 欲求, 願い, 願う, 願望
Attending the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
Synonyms: 傾注, , 注意, 注目
Sense a natural appreciation or ability
Synonyms: わけ, センス, 事理, , 察知, , 意味, 感性, 感覚, 検出, 観念,
Desire something that is desired
Synonyms: デザイア, 志望, 志願, , 思い, 思う, 意欲, 愛欲, 憧れ, 憧れる, 所望, 望み, 望む, , 欲望, 欲求, 色気, 願い, 願う, 願望

Meanings for each kanji in 念

» wish; sense; idea; thought; feeling; desire; attention

Categories 念 is a member of

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
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Inclination a characteristic likelihood of or natural disposition toward a certain condition or character or effect
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Basic Cognitive Process cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
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Grasp understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
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Arousal a state of heightened physiological activity
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 念

Sample Sentences for 念

I repeat it by way of caution.
By the by, this ability to will fire into existence is apparently called pyrokinesis.
Discussion is based upon mutual respect.
Let me remind you again that March 31st is the due date.
What I am talking about right now is the deep love and respect I have for my husband.

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