郷に入っては郷に従え

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ごう
Grade: 6

Grade: 1
ごう
Grade: 6
したが
Grade: 6

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Literally “entering the countryside, follow the custom (thereof).”

ProverbEdit

郷に入っては郷に従え ‎(hiragana ごうにいってはごうにしたがえ, romaji gō ni itte wa gō ni shitagae)

  1. when in Rome, do as the Romans do