中庸

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Chinese[edit]

 
middle; center; within; among; in; while (doing sth); during; China; Chinese; hit (the mark)
ordinary; to use
simp. and trad.
(中庸)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

中庸

  1. the Doctrine of the Mean (one of the Four Books (四書四书) of Confucianism)

Noun[edit]

中庸

  1. doctrine of the mean

Adjective[edit]

中庸

  1. mediocre (of virtuousness and ability)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ちゅう
Grade: 1
よう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

中庸 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana ちゅうよう, romaji chūyō)

  1. moderate, neutral

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Noun[edit]

中庸 ‎(hiragana ちゅうよう, romaji chūyō)

  1. moderation; neutrality; middle way; middle path; golden mean
  2. the Doctrine of the Mean - one of the Four Books (四書)