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君子
Readings
くんし
kunshi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
man of virtue, person of high rank, wise manMann von vollkommener Tugend, moralisch einwandfreier Mensch, wahrer Gentleman, Edler (z.B. bei Konfuzius), hochrangige Person, Pflaume, Bambus, Orchidee und Chrysantheme (als Bildmotiv)

Kanji
ON: クンKUN: きみ, -ぎみ
mister, you, ruler, male name suffix

ON: シ, ス, ツKUN: こ, -こ, ね
child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

Example sentences
君子が恐れて踏み込まぬ所へも愚者は突入する。Parts: 君子 (くんし), 恐れる (おそれる), 踏み込む (ふみこむ), (ところ), 愚者 (ぐしゃ), 突入 (とつにゅう)Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.

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