仁義礼智信

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 6 Grade: 5 Grade: 3 Jinmeiyō Grade: 4

Etymology[edit]

From (jin, benevolence) + (gi, righteousness) + (rei, etiquette) + (chi, wisdom) + (shin, believe)

Noun[edit]

仁義礼智信 (hiragana じんぎれいちしん, romaji jingireichishin)

  1. the five Confucian virtues (benevolence, justice, courtesy, wisdom and sincerity)