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真面目
Ateji (phonetic) reading
眞面目
Ateji (phonetic) reading
Out-dated kanji
Readings
まじめ
majime
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
diligent, serious, honest, sober, grave, earnest, steadyhonnète, sérieux, sincèreErnst, Ernsthaftigkeit, Ehrlichkeit, Aufrichtigkeit

Kanji
ON: シンKUN: ま, ま-, まこと
true, reality, Buddhist sect

ON: メン, ベンKUN: おも, おもて, つら
mask, face, features, surface

ON: モク, ボクKUN: め, -め, ま-
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

ON: シンKUN: ま, まこと
truth, reality, Buddhist sect

ON: メン, ベンKUN: おも, おもて, つら
mask, face, features, surface

ON: モク, ボクKUN: め, -め, ま-
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

Example sentences
サムは仕事に関してまじめです。Parts: 仕事 (しごと), に関して (にかんして), 真面目 (まじめ)Sam is serious about his work.

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