一期一会

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
いち
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Grade: 3
いち
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on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From  (いち) () ‎(ichigo, one lifetime) +  (いち) ‎(ichi, one) +  () ‎(e, encounter).

Noun[edit]

一期一会 ‎(hiragana いちごいちえ, romaji ichigoichie)

  1. treasure every encounter, for it will never recur