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神位

ChineseEdit

 
God; unusual; mysterious; soul; spirit; divine essence; lively; spiritual being
 
position; location; (measure word for persons); place; seat
simp. and trad.
(神位)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

神位

  1. a tablet with the name of an ancestor inscribed on it; spirit tablet
神位

Usage notesEdit

The tablet is usually placed in an ancestral hall so that offerings (food, incense etc.) can be placed on an alter in front of it.

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