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05-25-2009, 03:17 PM

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良薬は口に苦し:りょうやくはくちににがし;Ryoyaku-wa(ha) kuchi-ni niga-shi

Good medicine taste bad.

the advice which is severe to you will work much better than sweet words.
In this case, りょうやく was written as れうやく in old style Japanese. Thus, this "良薬は口に苦し" is located here as start with れ.


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そうりょうのじんろく - 05-25-2009, 03:26 PM

総領の甚六:そうりょうのじんろく; souryou-no jinroku

The first child(sun) will be not smart (not keen?,).

The first child is often treated very carefully and kindly. Then he/she will make a person who is not keen to protect himself.

総領 means first sun.
甚六 means stupid first sun.

FYI, I am the first sun of my family.


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つきよにかまをぬかれる - 05-26-2009, 02:42 PM

月夜に釜を抜かれる:つきよにかまをぬかれる;Tsukiyo-ni kama-wo nuka-reru

Stolen iron pot in the night with moon light

Iron pot is big pot to cook steamed rice. Huge carelessness is reffered that such big pot was stolen in moon light.


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ねんにはねんをいれよ - 05-26-2009, 02:45 PM

念には念を入れよ:ねんにはねんをいれよ;nen-niha nen-wo ire-yo

Be carefull fully carefully.


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なきっつらにはち - 05-26-2009, 02:48 PM

泣きっ面に蜂:なきっつらにはち;naki-ttsura-ni hachi

Being stung on weeping face by a bee.

Another worse things might occur when you are in trouble.


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らくあればくあり - 05-26-2009, 03:21 PM

楽あれば苦あり:らくあればくあり;raku are-ba ku ari

When lucky comes, trouble might also come.

There are lucky and un-lucky in the life. Neither comes continuously.


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むりがとおればどうりがひっこむ - 05-27-2009, 03:19 PM

無理が通れば道理が引っ込む:むりがとおればどうりが ひっこむ;muri-ga toore-ba douri-ga hikkomu

When un-reasonable things accepted, reasonable things can be thrown away.

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屁をひって尻窄める:へをひってしりをつぼめる;he wo hitte shiri wo tubomeru

Breaking wind and then tighten the ass.

Doing something wrong and pretending to have done nothing.
that is funny

I somehow missed this thread..


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