天命

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Chinese[edit]

day; sky; heaven life; fate
simp. and trad.
(天命)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

天命

  1. the myriad of things in nature which make up the law of nature or natural law
  2. the will of heaven
  3. the Mandate of Heaven
  4. one's fate or destiny
  5. one's nature or natural instincts
  6. one's innate skills or gifts
  7. one's life span or life expectancy

Proper noun[edit]

天命

  1. the first era name of the Qing Dynasty

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