Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 宣命(せんみょう) in Japanese

宣命
Kana Reading
せんみょう, せみょう
Romaji
senmyō, semyō
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    imperial edict (written in a classical grandiose style)


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

9 strokes

proclaim, say, announce

On'Yomi: セン

Kun'Yomi: のたま.う

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JLPT 3

8 strokes

fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint

On'Yomi: メイ, ミョウ

Kun'Yomi: いのち

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