noun

  1. immortal mountain wizard (in Taoism), mountain man (esp. a hermit).
  2. person not bound by earthly desires.

Variations

Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
仙人 せんにん
僊人 せんにん

Contained Kanji Breakdown

hermit, wizard, cent
セン セント そま (9th, N1)
human radical (no. 9)
mountain
やま サン セン (1st, N5)
person
ひと ジン ニン (1st, N5)