Last modified on 2 June 2009, at 15:36

和洋折衷

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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EtymologyEdit

Compound of wayō (Japan and West) and secchū (compromise).

IdiomEdit

和洋折衷 (hiragana わようせっちゅう, romaji wayō setchū)

  1. an appropriate blend of the best of Japanese and Western concepts

See alsoEdit