Japanese Word Entry

責任能力
Kana:せきにんのうりょく
Romaji:sekinin'nouryoku
Definition: legal competency, criminal responsibility, ability to fulfil one's responsibilities, full accountability

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Chinese characters used in this word

blame, condemn, censure, one's responsibility, duty
Readings
Mandarin: ㄗㄜˊ (zé), ㄓㄞˋ (zhài)
Cantonese: zaak3
Japanese: セキ (seki)、 サイ (sai) / せ.める (semeru)、 せめ (seme)
Korean: 책 (chaeg), 채 (chae)
Vietnamese: trách, trái
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

responsibility, duty, term, entrust to, appoint, trust to, rely on, to bear, office, allow
Readings
Mandarin: ㄖㄣˋ (rèn), ㄖㄣˊ (rén), ㄌㄧㄣˋ (lìn)
Cantonese: jam4, jam6
Japanese: ニン (nin) / まか.せる (makaseru)、 まか.す (makasu)、 になう (ninau)、 たえる (taeru)
Korean: 임 (im)
Vietnamese: nhâm, nhậm

ability, talent, skill, capacity, to be able, can, permitted to
Readings
Mandarin: ㄋㄥˊ (néng), ㄊㄞˊ (tái), ㄋㄞˊ (nái), ㄋㄞˋ (nài), ㄒㄩㄥˊ (xióng)
Cantonese: nang4
Japanese: ノウ (nou)、 ダイ (dai) / よ.く (yoku)、 あたう (atau)、 よくする (yokusuru)
Korean: 능 (neung), 내 (nae)
Vietnamese: năng, nai, nại

power, strength, strong, strain, bear up, exert, capability, influence
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧˋ (lì)
Cantonese: lik6
Japanese: リョク (ryoku)、 リキ (riki)、 リイ (rii) / ちから (chikara)、 つとめる (tsutomeru)、 りきむ (rikimu)
Korean: 력 (ryeog), 역 (yeog)
Vietnamese: lực