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自己中心
Readings
じこちゅうしん
jikochuushin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
selfishness, egotism, egoism, egocentricityégoïste, égocentriqueEgoismus, Selbstsucht, Ichbezogenheit, Egozentrik

Kanji
ON: ジ, シKUN: みずか.ら, おの.ずから, おの.ずと
oneself

ON: コ, キKUN: おのれ, つちのと, な
self

ON: チュウKUN: なか, うち, あた.る
in, inside, middle, mean, center

ON: シンKUN: こころ, -ごころ
heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61)

Example sentences
彼女は他人のことを気にしない。言いかえれば、自己中心的だ。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 他人 (たにん), (こと), 気にしない (きにしない), 言い換える (いいかえる), 自己中心 (じこちゅうしん), (てき)She doesn't pay attention to others; in other words, she is selfish.
Sie kümmert sich nicht um andere Menschen. Mit anderen Worten, sie ist egozentrisch.

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