YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

Main
English Definitiondark; deep; stupid; the underworld
See alsomíng old variant of (from traditional character )
Simplified Script
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinmíng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄇㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ming4

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
冥想míngxiǎngto meditate; meditation
冥合mínghéto agree implicitly; of one mind; views coincide without a word exchanged
冥婚mínghūnposthumous or ghost marriage (in which at least one of the bride and groom is dead)
冥币míngbìfalse paper money burned as an offering to the dead
冥府míngfǔunderworld; hell
Words With Same Tail Word    
幽冥yōumíngdark; hell; netherworld; hades
杳冥yǎomíngdim and dusky; far and indistinct
窈冥yǎomíngvariant of 杳冥
邈冥冥miǎo míngmíngfar off; distant
风雨晦冥fēngyǔ huì míngconditions of extreme adversity (idiom)
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables