Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 天



sky, heaven




A big person with the sky/heaven above him.


As far as a big person can reach is: the sky.


big, huge
sky(Don't mistake with "early death" , even if there ae some overlappings in the explanations.)
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昊天 hào tiān clear sky
瞒天过海 mán tiān guò hǎi to cross the sea by a trick (idiom); to achieve one's aim by underhanded means
天鹅 tiān é swan
天玑 tiān jī gamma Ursae Majoris in the Big Dipper
天赐 tiān cì bestowed by heaven
天璇 tiān xuán beta Ursae Majoris in the Big Dipper
天葬 tiān zàng sky burial
雨过天晴 yǔ guò tiān qíng sky clears after rain; new hopes after a disastrous period (idiom); every cloud has a silver lining (idiom)
晴天 qíng tiān clear sky; sunny day
聊天 liáo tiān to chat; to gossip
天棚 tiān péng ceiling; awning

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