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chief; beginning

モウ · ボウ · ミョウmyō
Popularity rank: 2127 Pinyin: mèng Korean: maeng, mang Hán-Việt: mạnh, mãng
Stroke counts: 8 Grade level: 9 JLPT level: 1 Skip code: 2-2-5

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孔孟[koumou] Confucius and Mencius
孔孟の教え[koumounooshie] the teachings of Confucius and Mencius
孟夏[mouka] beginning of summer
孟子[moushi] Mencius (Meng Zi) (371-289BCE)
孟春[moushun] beginning of spring
孟女[moujo] eldest daughter
論孟[ronmou] The Confucian Analects and the Discourses of Mencius
孟母三遷[moubosansen] the importance of creating an environment conducive to a child's learning
孟秋[moushuu] beginning of autumn
孟冬[moutou] beginning of winter

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