既往は咎めず

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 5 Hyōgaiji

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese: 既往不咎

ProverbEdit

既往は咎めず (hiragana きおうはとがめず, romaji kiō wa togamezu)

  1. On things that are past, it is needless to pursue past mistakes; let bygones be bygones.

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Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 18:07