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Shang Ti

[shahng tee] /ˈʃɑŋ ˈti/
noun
1.
the chief of the ancient Chinese gods.
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  • Shang Ti was worshipped by the emperor and his family as their ancestor, or the head of the hierarchy of their ancestors.

    Myths and Legends of China E. T. C. Werner
  • Shang Ti had cautioned him never to absent himself without his permission.

    Myths and Legends of China E. T. C. Werner
  • The people could not worship Shang Ti, for to do so would imply a familiarity or a claim of relationship punishable with death.

    Myths and Legends of China E. T. C. Werner
  • The earth was represented as a mother goddess, who bore the plants and animals procreated by Shang Ti.

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