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火のないところに煙は立たない

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: S Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Literally, "smoke doesn't rise in places with no fire".

ProverbEdit

火のないところに煙は立たない (hiragana ひのないところにけむりはたたない, rōmaji hi no nai tokoro ni kemuri wa tatanai)

  1. where there's smoke, there's fire