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English Definitioncritical; life threatening (medicine)
Simplified Script命危
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄧㄥˋ ㄨㄟ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ming6ngai4
Word Decomposition
mìnglife; fate; order or command; to assign a name, title, etc.
wēidanger; to endanger; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
命令mìnglìngto order; to command
命运mìngyùnfate; destiny
命名mìngmíngto give a name to; to dub; to christen; to designate; named after; naming
命题mìngtíproposition (logic, math.); to assign an essay topic
命中mìngzhòngto hit (a target)
Words With Same Tail Word    
濒危bīnwēiendangered (species); in imminent danger; critically ill
倾危qīngwēiin danger of collapse; in a parlous state; (of person) treacherous
垂危chuíwēiclose to death; life-threatening (illness)
安危ānwēisafety and danger; safety
扶危fúwēito help those in distress
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