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失敗は成功のもと失敗は成功の元失敗は成功の基
Readings
しっぱいはせいこうのもと
shippaihaseikounomoto
Meanings
Expression
Idiomatic expression
failure teaches success, failure is a stepping-stone to success

Kanji
ON: シツKUN: うしな.う, う.せる
lose, error, fault, disadvantage, loss

ON: ハイKUN: やぶ.れる
failure, defeat, reversal

ON: セイ, ジョウKUN: な.る, な.す, -な.す
turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach

ON: コウ, クKUN: いさお
achievement, merits, success, honor, credit

ON: シツKUN: うしな.う, う.せる
lose, error, fault, disadvantage, loss

ON: ハイKUN: やぶ.れる
failure, defeat, reversal

ON: セイ, ジョウKUN: な.る, な.す, -な.す
turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach

ON: コウ, クKUN: いさお
achievement, merits, success, honor, credit

ON: ゲン, ガンKUN: もと
beginning, former time, origin

ON: シツKUN: うしな.う, う.せる
lose, error, fault, disadvantage, loss

ON: ハイKUN: やぶ.れる
failure, defeat, reversal

ON: セイ, ジョウKUN: な.る, な.す, -な.す
turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach

ON: コウ, クKUN: いさお
achievement, merits, success, honor, credit

ON: KUN: もと, もとい
fundamentals, radical (chem), counter for machines, foundation

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