燕雀鴻鵠, えんじゃくこうこく

  • enjakukōkoku

Definition of 燕雀鴻鵠,えんじゃくこうこく

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)

  • How can a small bird (a sparrow, a petty person) understand the aspirations of a great bird (a phoenix)
  • Only a hero can understand a hero

Related Kanji

swallow (bird)
sparrow
large bird, wild goose, large, great, powerful, prosperous
swan

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