Browsing the blog archivesfor the day Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Right

migi, (w)u, yū Migi is the right that indicates a relative direction. A right-handed person is migikiki. Migi also means the better one. An expression derived from this meaning is “migi ni deru,” that is, “to be superior to.” This expression is used in negative sentences, such as “kareno migi ni deru mono wa inai.” […]