Definition of 諺

  • proverb

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゲン
  • ことわざ

Popular Words With This Kanji

諺, ことわざ

proverb, maxim

俗諺, ぞくげん

proverb, popular saying

俚諺, りげん

proverb, saying

古言, 古諺, こげん

obsolete word, old proverb

諺文, オンモン, ウンムン, げんぶん

(old name for) hangul, the Korean script

諺語, げんご

colloquialism, slang, proverb


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