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算命
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English Definitionfortune-telling; to tell fortune
Simplified Script算命
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinsuànmìng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄙㄨㄢˋ ㄇㄧㄥˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)syun3meng6
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
suànto regard as; to figure; to calculate; to compute
mìnglife; fate; order or command; to assign a name, title, etc.

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
算了suànlelet it be; let it pass; forget about it
算是suànshìconsidered to be; at last
算术suànshùarithmetic; sums (mathematics as primary school subject)
算帐suànzhàngto reckon (accounting); to balance an account; fig. to settle an account; to get one's revenge
算起来suàn qǐlaiadds up to
Words With Same Tail Word    
生命shēngmìnglife; living; biological
革命gémìngrevolution; revolutionary (politics)
拼命pīnmìngto do one's utmost; with all one's might; at all costs; (to work or fight) as if one's life depends on it
寿命shòumìnglife span; life expectancy; lifetime (of a machine)
使命shǐmìngmission (diplomatic or other); set task
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