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朱に交われば赤くなる
Readings
しゅにまじわればあかくなる
shunimajiwarebaakakunaru
English
Expression
Proverb
people are formed by their surroundings, walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble

Kanjis
ON: シュ KUN: あけ
vermilion, cinnabar, scarlet, red, bloody

Stroke: 6 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 4-6-3 FC: 2590.0


ON: コウ KUN: まじ.わる, まじ.える, ま.じる, まじ.る, ま.ざる, ま.ぜる, -か.う, か.わす, かわ.す, こもごも
mingle, mixing, association, coming & going

Stroke: 6 Grade: 2 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-4 FC: 0040.0


ON: セキ, シャク KUN: あか, あか-, あか.い, あか.らむ, あか.らめる
red

Stroke: 7 Grade: 1 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-3-4 FC: 4033.3


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