Japanese dictionary & Nihongo study tool.
Subscribe to create vocabulary lists or sync with your phone.
鰯の頭も信心から
Readings
いわしのあたまもしんじんから
iwashinoatamamoshinjinkara
いわしのかしらもしんじんから
iwashinokashiramoshinjinkara
English
Expression
Proverb
faith is mysterious, faith is weird, even a pilchard's head (can be revered) through faith

Your personal translations
Subscribe to create private translations
Kanjis
KUN: いわし
sardine, (kokuji)

Stroke: 21 SKIP: 1-11-10 FC: 2732.2


ON: トウ, ズ, ト KUN: あたま, かしら, -がしら, かぶり
head, counter for large animals

Stroke: 16 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-7-9 FC: 1118.8


ON: シン
faith, truth, fidelity, trust

Stroke: 9 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-2-7 FC: 2026.6


ON: シン KUN: こころ, -ごころ
heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61)

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-1-3 FC: 3300.0