使命

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Chinese[edit]

 
to make; to cause; to enable; to use; to employ; messenger
life; fate
simp. and trad.
(使命)
使

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

使命

  1. (diplomatic, figuratively) mission; set task; assignment
    歷史使命 / 历史使命  ―  lìshǐ shǐmìng  ―  historical mission

Usage notes[edit]

Generally, 任務任务 (rènwù) refers to an ordinary task, while 使命 (shǐmìng) refers to a task of some importance.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
使

Grade: 3
めい
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

使命 (hiragana しめい, rōmaji shimei)

  1. mission, errand, message

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term
使

Noun[edit]

使命 (samyeong) (hangeul 사명)

  1. Hanja form? of 사명 (vocation; mission).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term
使

Noun[edit]

使命

  1. Hán tự form of sứ mệnh (mission; assignment).