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  *霄* | 霄* | *霄
firmament / heaven
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  *天* | 天* | *天
day / sky / heaven
heaven and earth / world / scope / field of activity
land under heaven / the whole world / the whole of China / realm / rule
paradise / heaven
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heaven / lord of heaven
starry sky / the heavens
heaven on Earth / nickname for the city Suzhou
lit. to respond to heaven and suit the times (idiom); to rule according to the will of heaven / the Divine Right of kings
Mandate of Heaven / the Grand Canal, 1800 km from Beijing to Hangzhou, built starting from 486 BC / usually written 大運河|大运河
heaven and earth / yin and yang
oneness of heaven and humanity / the theory that man is an integral part of nature
to wish one were dead (idiom) / (fig.) to be in seventh heaven
Great Sage the Equal of Heaven, self-proclaimed title of the Monkey King Sun Wukong 孫悟空|孙悟空 in the novel Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记
Tin Hau, Empress of Heaven, another name for the goddess Matsu 媽祖|妈祖 / Tin Hau (Hong Kong area around the MTR station with same name)
the blue dome of heaven
to die / to enter the hall of heaven
first under heaven / number one in the country
to be as kind and benevolent as heaven (idiom)
as if made by heaven
Temple of Heaven (in Beijing)
to split heaven and earth apart (idiom); refers to the Pangu 盤古|盘古 creation myth
evil crimes fill heaven (idiom)
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  *乾* | 乾* | *乾
one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦, symbolizing heaven / male principle // ancient Chinese compass point: 315° (northwest)
Heaven and earth / Yin and Yang / The Universe
to praise without cease (idiom); praise sb to high heaven
to praise without cease (idiom); praise sb to high heaven
the Ninth Heaven / the highest of the heavens
lit. heaven's law and earth's principle (idiom); fig. right and proper / right and unalterable / a matter of course
God / Heavens
Heaven rewards the diligent. (idiom)
Temple in Heaven (e.g. of the Jade Emperor)
Kingdom of Heaven
providence / the Will of Heaven
God / Heavens
the time / the right time / weather conditions / destiny / course of time / heaven's natural order
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  *椿* | 椿* | *椿
Chinese toon (Toona sinensis) / tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima) / (literary metaphor) father
heaven
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  *谪* | 谪* | *谪
to relegate a high official to a minor post in an outlying region (punishment in imperial China) / to banish or exile / (of immortals) to banish from Heaven / to censure / to blame
stairway to heaven / high mountain road / tall ladder on a building or other large structure / space elevator
ritual kneeling to heaven and earth by bride and groom in a old-fashioned wedding ceremony / same as 拜天地
Mandate of Heaven / destiny / fate / one's life span
to provide transport / to accept the Mandate of Heaven / to acknowledge one's calling to be emperor
heaven falls and earth rends (idiom); rocked by a major disaster / fig. violent revolution / major social upheaval
not to know the immensity of heaven and earth / an exaggerated opinion of one's own abilities
Man and Heaven / celestial being
to divulge the will of heaven (idiom); to leak a secret / to let the cat out of the bag
mystery known only to heaven (archaic) / inscrutable twist of fate / fig. top secret
blessed by heaven (idiom) / enjoying exceptional advantages / favored by nature
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Lord of profound heaven, major Daoist deity / aka Black Tortoise 玄武 or Black heavenly emperor 玄天上帝
God of heaven / Celestial emperor
lit. heaven's net has wide meshes, but nothing escapes it (idiom, from Laozi 73) / fig. the way of Heaven is fair, but the guilty will not escape / you can't run from the long arm of the law
the (rightful) emperor / "Son of Heaven" (traditional English translation)
planning is with man, accomplishing with heaven (idiom); Man proposes but God disposes.
Heaven / Providence / God / the day before / the sky above / to fly to the sky / to take off and fly into space / to die / to pass away
pillars supporting heaven
lit. heaven's net has wide meshes, but nothing escapes it (idiom, from Laozi 73) / fig. the way of Heaven is fair, but the guilty will not escape / you can't run from the long arm of the law
bestowed by heaven
to worship heaven and earth / ritual kneeling by bride and groom in a old-fashioned wedding ceremony / also called 拜堂
to know all under heaven / exceptionally talented (idiom)
Heaven never bars one's way (idiom); don't despair and you will find a way through. / Never give up hope. / Never say die.
the benevolent man cannot be rich (idiom, from Mencius). It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of heaven (Matthew 19:24).
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  *旻* | 旻* | *旻
heaven
Monkey Wreaks Havoc in Heaven, story about the Monkey King Sun Wukong 孫悟空|孙悟空 from the novel Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记
Heaven's law / the natural order of things
heaven / the distant sky
Look out for yourself, or heaven and earth will combine to destroy you. / Every man for himself, and the Devil take the hindmost.
middle of the forehead / imperial court / heaven
center of the sky / will of heaven / will of the Gods / the monarch's will
Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber, wuxia (武俠|武侠, martial arts chivalry) novel by Jin Yong 金庸 and its screen adaptations
to accept one's situation as dictated by heaven (idiom)
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  *兲* | 兲* | *兲
variant of , heaven / sky
lit. to ascend to heaven / to die
lit. to rebuke Heaven and Earth (idiom); fig. shaking the whole world / all-powerful
lit. able to support both heaven and earth / of indomitable spirit (idiom)
great emptiness / the void / heaven / the skies / universe / cosmos / original essence of the cosmos
to send down blessings from heaven
lit. to go up to heaven or down to Hades (idiom) / fig. to go to great lengths / to search heaven and earth
to receive heaven's command (of Daoist immortals etc) / ordained by heaven
Thank heavens! / Thank goodness that's worked out so well!
heaven
the wrath of Heaven / imperial displeasure
levitation (of Daoist immortal) / to become as light as a feather and ascend to heaven / (in Daoism) to become immortal / to die / of winged insects, to emerge from the cocoon in adult form / eclosion
to submit to the will of heaven / to resign oneself to fate / to trust to luck
reaching heaven in a single bound (idiom); (esp. with negative: don't expect) instant success
a match made in heaven (idiom)
fearing nothing in Heaven or Earth (idiom) / fearless
joy from heaven (idiom); overjoyed at unexpected good news / unlooked-for happy event
to offend Heaven and reason (idiom); bloody atrocities that cry to heaven / outrageous acts
the three gods in charge of heaven, earth and water (Daoism)
lit. made by Heaven and arranged by Earth(idiom) / ideal / perfect / (of a match) made in heaven / to be made for one another
Heavens! / My goodness!
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  *阊* | 阊* | *阊
gate of heaven / gate of palace
to divulge the will of heaven (idiom); to leak a secret / to let the cat out of the bag
the sky / the firmament / the vault of heaven
the sky / the heavens / (fig.) imperial court
loose, but allows no escape (idiom, from Laozi 老子); the way of Heaven is fair, but the guilty will not escape
stinks to high heaven
Heaven cannot tolerate this (idiom) / intolerable behavior
flood of good fortune fills the heavens (idiom); a lucky sign

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