猿も木から落ちる

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
(Redirected from さるもきからおちる)
Jump to: navigation, search

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
さる
Grade: S

Grade: 1

Grade: 3

Etymology[edit]

Literally "even monkeys fall from trees".

Proverb[edit]

猿も木から落ちる (hiragana さるもきからおちる, romaji saru mo ki kara ochiru)

  1. a saying relating that even experts occasionally make mistakes; even Homer sometimes nods, a horse may stumble though he has four legs

See also[edit]

References[edit]