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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [inɯ̟ᵝ mo̞ a̠ɾɯ̟ᵝke̞ba̠ bo̞ː ɲ̟i a̠ta̠ɾɯ̟ᵝ]

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, rōmaji inu mo arukeba bō ni ataru)

  1. there is a danger of tragedy in any attempt