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Benevolence, Charity, Mercy
If you have mercy for people who are sad you have a lot of compassion. You just can't help but go easy on sad people.
This is a jukugo word that uses the on'yomi readings of the kanji. You should be able to read this on your own.
My grandmother was a really compassionate person.