View topic - Confidence
I'm a beginner to Japanese.
I wanted to sew the word "confidence" on a T-short, so I found the literal translation as 自信. Is that a good translation to be a catchy one-word writing on a tshirt? Is there a good word that could look better?
- Posts: 1
- Joined: Sat 02.09.2013 6:57 pm
- Native language: Arabic, English
But there has to be slight differences between English Confidence and Japanese 自信.
When first look at 自信 on a T-shirt, Japanese will consider, to be more precisely, "self-confidence".
Other candidates would be:
信用 trust, credit, safety to normally one matter
信頼 trust, reliance on general opportunities
In any words above, they have all positive meanings.
- Posts: 496
- Joined: Fri 07.21.2006 10:37 pm
- Location: Shijonawate
- Native language: Japanese
- Gender: Male
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 10 guests