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時は金なり
時は金也
時は金成り
Irregular kanji
Readings
ときはかねなり
tokihakanenari
English
Expression
Proverb
time is money

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Kanjis
ON: KUN: とき, -どき
time, hour

Stroke: 10 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 1-4-6 FC: 6404.4


ON: キン, コン, ゴン KUN: かね, かな-, -がね
gold

Stroke: 8 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 2-2-6 FC: 8010.0


ON: ヤ, エ KUN: なり, か, また
to be (classical)

Stroke: 3 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 4-3-2 FC: 4471.1


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

Stroke: 6 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 4-6-4 FC: 5320.0


Phrases
時は金なりとは至言である。
Parts: 時は金なり (ときはかねなり) 至言 (しげん) である
It is truly said that time is money.

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