比諭

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: S
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From  () (hi, compare to) +  () (yu, admonish)

Noun[edit]

比諭 (hiragana ひゆ, rōmaji hiyu)

  1. simile, metaphor, allegory

Usage notes[edit]

  • 比喩, also pronounced hiyu, is used more commonly than 比諭.

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