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[てん()]
ten
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[あめ()]
ame
[あま()]
ama

English Meaning(s) for 天

noun
  1. sky
  2. heaven
  3. svarga (heaven-like realm visited as a stage of death and rebirth)
  4. deva (divine being of Buddhism)

Definition and Synonyms for 天

Heaven the abode of God and the angels
Synonyms: ヘブン, パラダイス, 上天, 上界, 十万億土, , 天上, 天上界, 天国, 天堂, 極楽, 極楽浄土
Sphere the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected
Synonyms: スカイ, 一天, 上天, 九天, 大空, , 天上, 天球, 天空, , , , ,
Sky the atmosphere and outer space as viewed from the earth
Synonyms: スカイ, 大空, , 天上, 天の原, 天空, 太虚, , , , , , 雲居

Meanings for each kanji in 天

heavens; sky; imperial Kanji Details »

Categories 天 is a member of

Surface the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
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Atmosphere the envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body
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Imaginary Place a place that exists only in imagination
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Sample Sentences for 天

The birthday festival is based on a legend colorful flowers and honeydew fell from the sky when Buddha was born
No one has ever gone into heaven except the one who came from heaven – the Son of man.
The natural sweet-fish broiled with salt is absolutely terrific.
God is the creator. Heaven and Earth and people and everything apart from God are created.
The moon is in the sky.

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