天上

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てん
Grade: 1
じょう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

天上 (hiragana てんじょう, romaji tenjō)

  1. heaven

Verb[edit]

天上 + する (hiragana てんじょうする, romaji tenjō suru)

  1. ascend to heaven
    • 1950, 楠山正雄, ジャックと豆の木:
      もうまた天上 (てんじょう)したくなって、まいにち、 (まめ) ()のはしごばかりながめていました。
      mō mata tenjō shitaku natte, mainichi, mame no ki no hashigo bakari nagamete imashita.
      Wishing to ascend to heaven one more time, he gazed endlessly at the beanstalk ladder.
  2. die

Conjugation[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin tiānshàng
Zhuyin ㄊㄧㄢ ㄕㄤˋ
IPA (key) /tʰi̯ɛn⁵⁵ ʂɑŋ⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

天上 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin tiānshàng)

  1. celestial, heavenly

Noun[edit]

天上 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin tiānshàng)

  1. sky, the sky above

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