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ChineseEdit

 
middle; center; within; among; in; while (doing sth); during; China; Chinese; hit (the mark)
ordinary; to use
simp. and trad.
(中庸)

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Proper nounEdit

中庸

  1. the Doctrine of the Mean (one of the Four Books (四書四书 (Sìshū)) of Confucianism)

NounEdit

中庸

  1. doctrine of the mean

AdjectiveEdit

中庸

  1. mediocre (of virtuousness and ability)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ちゅう
Grade: 1
よう
Grade: S
on’yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

中庸 (-na inflection, hiragana ちゅうよう, rōmaji chūyō)

  1. moderate, neutral

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NounEdit

中庸 (hiragana ちゅうよう, rōmaji chūyō)

  1. moderation; neutrality; middle way; middle path; golden mean
  2. the Doctrine of the Mean - one of the Four Books (四書)