天長地久

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Chinese[edit]

day; sky; heaven
 
long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop
 
earth; ground; field; place; land; (subor. part. adverbial); -ly
(long) time; (long) duration of time
trad. (天長地久)
simp. (天长地久)

Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

天長地久

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

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てん
Grade: 1
ちょう
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
きゅう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

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