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あちら立てればこちらが立たぬ
彼方立てれば此方が立たぬ
Readings
あちらたてればこちらがたたぬ
achirataterebakochiragatatanu
English
Expression
Proverb
it's hard to please everybody, damned if you do and damned if you don't

Kanjis
ON: リツ, リュウ, リットル KUN: た.つ, -た.つ, た.ち-, た.てる, -た.てる, た.て-, たて-, -た.て, -だ.て, -だ.てる
stand up, rise, set up, erect

Stroke: 5 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 2-2-3 FC: 0010.0


ON: KUN: かれ, かの, か.の
he, that, the

Stroke: 8 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-5 FC: 2424.4


ON: ホウ KUN: かた, -かた, -がた
direction, person, alternative

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-2 FC: 0022.2


ON: KUN: これ, この, ここ
this, current, next, coming, last, past

Stroke: 6 SKIP: 1-4-2 FC: 2111.1


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