Definition of 諦

  • abandon
  • give up


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • テイ
  • タイ
  • あきらめる
  • つまびらか
  • まこと

Popular Words With This Kanji

諦める, あきらめる

to give up, to abandon (hope, plans), to resign oneself (to)

要諦, ようてい

important point

諦観, ていかん

clear vision, resignation (as in reconciling oneself)

諦念, ていねん

a heart that understands truth

諦め, あきらめ

resignation, acceptance, consolation

四諦, したい

The Four Noble Truths (of Buddhism)

諦めがつく, 諦めが付く, あきらめがつく

to give up, to accept (defeat, etc.)

道諦, どうたい

truth of the way to the cessation of suffering

諦めつく, あきらめつく

to give up, to accept (defeat, etc.)

妙諦, みょうてい, みょうたい

amazing truth, cardinal principle, key (to understanding)

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