Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 小国寡民(しょうこくかみん) in Japanese

小国寡民
Kana Reading
しょうこくかみん
Romaji
shōkokukamin
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    small country with a small population (The Chinese philosopher Lao-tze's ideal of a state)


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

14 strokes

widow, minority, few

On'Yomi: カ

Kun'Yomi:

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JLPT 5

3 strokes

little, small

On'Yomi: ショウ

Kun'Yomi: ちい.さい, こ-, お-, さ-

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JLPT 4

5 strokes

people, nation, subjects

On'Yomi: ミン

Kun'Yomi: たみ

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JLPT 5

8 strokes

country

On'Yomi: コク

Kun'Yomi: くに

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