Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 詔命(しょうめい) in Japanese

詔命
Kana Reading
しょうめい
Romaji
shōmei
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    imperial command


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

12 strokes

imperial edict

On'Yomi: ショウ

Kun'Yomi: みことのり

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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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