tiān
n./m. sky; day, daytime; weather; a period of time in a day; god; heaven; used for counting days
Other meanings
[tiān]   char. nature; inborn; season; overhead
    big (for )
    one (for )
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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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bàn tiān
n. half of the day; long time
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yì zhōu yǒu qī tiān
phr. One week has seven days.
tiān guó
n. the Kingdom of Heaven, the celestial kingdom
guò jǐ tiān
phr. in a couple of days, in a few days
lán tiān bái yún
phr. blue sky and white clouds
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biàn tiānr
phr. (of weather) to change
zhèi liǎng tiān
phr. these two days; these few days
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wǒ de tiān na
phr. My god!
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tiān zhēn lěng ! háo xiǎng hē bēi rè niú nǎi .
phr. How cold is the weather! (I) would really like to have a glass of hot milk.
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tiān hēi le , wǒ kāi chē sòng nǐ huí jiā ba .
phr. It's getting dark. Let me drive you home.
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tiān bù zǎo le , wǒ huí qù le .
phr. It's getting late. I will go back now.
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xiàn zài tiān hēi de zǎo le .
phr. (referring to the daylight) Now it gets dark earlier.