天長地久

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Noun[edit]

天長地久 (hiragana てんちょうちきゅう, romaji tenchō chikyū)

  1. continuing unchanged as long as there has been heaven and earth

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 天长地久
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin tiānchángdìjiǔ
Zhuyin ㄊㄧㄢ ㄔㄤˊ ㄉㄧˋ ㄐㄧㄡˇ
IPA (key) /tʰi̯ɛn⁵⁵ ʈ͡ʂʰɑŋ³⁵ ti⁵¹ t͡ɕi̯oʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Idiom[edit]

天長地久 (traditional, Pinyin tiānchángdìjiǔ, simplified 天长地久)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) enduring as the universe; everlasting and unchanging

Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 天长地久
trad.

Idiom[edit]

天長地久 (traditional, POJ thian-tiông-tē-kiú, traditional 天長地久, simplified 天长地久)

  1. enduring as the universe; everlasting and unchanging