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五輪
Readings
ごりん
gorin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
the Olympicsles 5 devoirs de piété filiale confucéens, les jeux olympiquesOlympische Spiele, Olympiade (von den fünf Ringen der olympischen Fahne abgeleitet), fünf Ringe, die im esoterischen Buddhismus die Elemente der materiellen Strukturen darstellen, fünfstöckige Pagode (Abk. für gorinnotō 五輪の塔)

Kanji
ON: KUN: いつ, いつ.つ
five

ON: リンKUN:
wheel, ring, circle, link, loop, counter for wheels and flowers

Example sentences
肥大化、過度の商業化などの問題も抱えて、五輪は新世紀に向かう。Parts: 肥大 (ひだい), (か), 過度 (かど), 商業化 (しょうぎょうか), (など), 問題 (もんだい), 抱える (かかえる), 五輪 (ごりん), (しん), 世紀 (せいき), 向かう (むかう)Despite the problems of excessive commercialization, etc. the Olympics will go forward into the new century.

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