Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 去る者は追わず来たる者は拒まず(さるものはおわずきたるものはこばまず) in Japanese

去る者は追わず来たる者は拒まず
Kana Reading
さるものはおわずきたるものはこばまず
Romaji
sarumonohaowazukitarumonohakobamazu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
    Meaning
    do not chase one who leaves, do not reject one who comes


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

8 strokes

repel, refuse, reject, decline

On'Yomi: キョ, ゴ

Kun'Yomi: こば.む

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JLPT 4

5 strokes

gone, past, quit, leave, elapse, eliminate, divorce

On'Yomi: キョ, コ

Kun'Yomi: さ.る, -さ.る

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JLPT 3

9 strokes

chase, drive away, follow, pursue, meanwhile

On'Yomi: ツイ

Kun'Yomi: お.う

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JLPT 5

7 strokes

come, due, next, cause, become

On'Yomi: ライ, タイ

Kun'Yomi: く.る, きた.る, きた.す, き.たす, き.たる, き, こ

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JLPT 4

8 strokes

someone, person

On'Yomi: シャ

Kun'Yomi: もの

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9 strokes

On'Yomi: シャ

Kun'Yomi: もの

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