天国, てんごく

  • tengoku
JLPT 1

Definition of 天国,てんごく

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • paradise
  • heaven
  • Kingdom of Heaven

Related Kanji

heavens, sky, imperial
country

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Examples of 天国,てんごく in a Sentence

Marriage, in peace, is this world's paradise; in strife, this life's purgatory.
どうすれば天国に行けるのでしょう
How can I get to heaven?
How can you win, Satan? asked God. "All the famous ballplayers are up here."
天国にいた。
His soul was in heaven.
The United States is a paradise for almost every kind of sports, thanks to its wonderfully varied climate.
同じ世界ながら見るが違えば地獄なれば天国なる
To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven.
天国愛しあえる待ってるよ。
I can wait to love in heaven.
May his soul rest in Heaven.
When the early Protestant immigrants came to this country, they brought the idea that work was the way to God and heaven.

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