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|day; sky; heaven||Tianjin; ferry|
|simp. and trad.
|Literally: “sky ford”.|
- Disputed. The most common interpretion is that it was bestowed by the Yongle Emperor of the Ming, who crossed Tianjin's Gu River on his way south to overthrow his nephew the Jianwen Emperor, thereby calling it 天子津渡 (“The Emperor's Ford”).
- (～市) Tianjin (a direct-controlled municipality in northern China)
- the Milky Way
- Short for 天津橋／天津桥.
- (Chinese astronomy) Celestial Ford (Galaxy's ferry, a bridge across the Milky Way; an asterism within the Girl constellation)
- (～社區) Tianjin (a community in Yiyuan, Jiang'an, Wuhan, Hubei, China)
|Kanji in this term|