m. measure word for person or standing in a competition
Other meanings
[míng]   n./v. name; be called, have the name of
[míng]   char. famous; fame; excuse; express, describe; own or possess
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.
dì yī míng
phr. first, the first one/place
tā shì yì míng mín háng fēi xíng yuán .
phr. He is a civil aviation pilot.
zhì duō yóu wǔ míng xuán shǒu néng jìn rù jué sài .
phr. At most five competitors would enter the final.