鶏群の一鶴

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
けい
Grade: S
ぐん
Grade: 5
いつ > いっ
Grade: 1
かく
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 鶴立鷄群. Literally "the single crane in a flock of chickens".

Idiom[edit]

鶏群の一鶴 (hiragana けいぐんのいっかく, rōmaji keigun no ikkaku)

  1. In a flock of ducks, the swan stands out.

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