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The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Principle

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Word of the Day: August 15, 2018

主義

noun | しゅぎ


MEANING: doctrine; rule; principle; -ism (shugi)

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

彼とは、主義が合わない。

かれとは、しゅぎがあわない。
He and I do not hold the same principles

NOTES:
主 【シュ ス シュウ ぬし】  lord; chief; master + 義 【ギ】  righteousness; justice

VOCABULARY:
彼 【かれ】 he
とは regarding
主義 【しゅぎ】 rule; principle
合わない 【あわない】 doesn’t fit

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