Japanese Dictionary

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Kana Reading
Romaji
ri
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    reason; principle; logic
    Example sentence
    盗人にも三分 Give the devil his due.
  • Parts of speech
    Buddhist term
    Meaning
    general principle (as opposed to individual concrete phenomenon)
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    (in neo-Confucianism) the underlying principles of the cosmos

Examples of 理, り in a sentence


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