舉頭三尺有神明

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 举头三尺有神明
trad. 舉頭神明

Etymology[edit]

Literally: The gods are only a few feet above your head.

Proverb[edit]

舉頭三尺有神明 (traditional, Pinyin jǔtóu sān chǐ yǒu shénmíng, simplified 举头三尺有神明)

  1. The gods are watching, so don't think you can get away with anything.

External links[edit]