Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

指南

Kana Reading
しなん
Romaji
shinan
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    instruction; teaching; pointing south
    Example sentence
    代わり言ってですが、・・・が、いささか指南いたしましょう It would be presumptuous to call myself his replacement, but I could offer some guidance.

Examples of 指南, しなん in a sentence


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