易姓革命, えきせいかくめい

  • ekiseikakumei

Definition of 易姓革命,えきせいかくめい

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • revolution (change of dynasty) decreed by Heaven when the incumbent emperor is found lacking in moral virtue (old Chinese political thought)

Related Kanji

easy, ready to, simple, fortune-telling, divination
surname
leather, become serious, skin, hide, pelt
fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint

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