方正

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Chinese[edit]

 
square; quadrilateral; place; region; direction; side; method; way; prescription; power; upright; just
 
just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; principle; Chinese 1st month of year
simp. and trad.
(方正)
anagram 正方

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

方正

  1. square-shaped
  2. straightforward; upright; righteous; decent

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほう
Grade: 2
せい
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

方正 (-na inflection, hiragana ほうせい, rōmaji hōsei)

  1. upright, decent

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

方正 (hiragana ほうせい, rōmaji hōsei)

  1. appropriateness; decency; being square about, rectitude