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宿命
Readings

shukumei
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
fate, destiny, predestination

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Kanjis
宿 ON: シュク KUN: やど, やど.る, やど.す
inn, lodging, relay station, dwell, lodge, be pregnant, home, dwelling

Stroke: 11 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-3-8 FC: 3026.6


ON: メイ, ミョウ KUN: いのち
fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint

Stroke: 8 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-6 FC: 8062.2


Phrases
洪水はかつてはこの地方には宿命であった。
Parts: 洪水 (こうずい) 嘗て (かつて) 此の (この) 地方 (ちほう) には 宿命 (しゅくめい) である
Previously, floods were fate for the region.