犬も歩けば棒に当たる

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
いぬ
Grade: 1
ある
Grade: 2
ぼう
Grade: 6

Grade: 2
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [inɯᵝ mo̞ a̠ɾ̠ɯᵝke̞βa̠ bo̞ː ni a̠ta̠ɾ̠ɯᵝ]

Proverb[edit]

犬も歩けば棒に当たる (hiragana いぬもあるけばぼうにあたる, romaji inu mo arukeba bō ni ataru)

  1. there is a danger of tragedy in any attempt