佳人薄命

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Chinese[edit]

beautiful woman
simp. and trad.
(佳人薄命)
佳人 薄命

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

佳人薄命

  1. A fair lady's destiny is thin indeed; whom the gods love die young

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
じん
Grade: 1
はく
Grade: S
めい
Grade: 3

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

佳人薄命 (hiragana かじんはくめい, romaji kajinhakumei)

  1. Whom the gods love die young. Lit. A fair lady's destiny is thin indeed.

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