斷子絕孫

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See also: 断子绝孙

Chinese[edit]

 
to break; to judge; absolutely; decidedly
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
 
cut short; extinct; to disappear; to vanish; absolutely; by no means
grandson
trad. (斷子絕孫)
simp. (断子绝孙)

Pronunciation[edit]


Idiom[edit]

斷子絕孫

  1. to die without descendants, to die sonless

Phrase[edit]

斷子絕孫

  1. (curse) May you die without sons! May you be the last of your family line!