Japanese dictionary & Nihongo study tool.
Subscribe to create vocabulary lists or sync with your phone.
親はなくとも子は育つ
親は無くとも子は育つ
Readings
おやはなくともこはそだつ
oyahanakutomokohasodatsu
English
Expression
Proverb
nature itself is a good mother, even without parents, children grow up

Your personal translations
Subscribe to create private translations
Kanjis
ON: シン KUN: おや, おや-, した.しい, した.しむ
parent, intimacy, relative, familiarity, dealer (cards)

Stroke: 16 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-9-7 FC: 0691.1


ON: シ, ス, ツ KUN: こ, -こ, ね
child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

Stroke: 3 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-3-1 FC: 1740.0


ON: イク KUN: そだ.つ, そだ.ち, そだ.てる, はぐく.む
bring up, grow up, raise, rear

Stroke: 8 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-6 FC: 0022.2


ON: ム, ブ KUN: な.い
nothingness, none, ain't, nothing, nil, not

Stroke: 12 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-10 FC: 8033.3