八仙過海,各顯神通

MandarinEdit

simpl. 八仙过海,各显神通
trad. 八仙各顯神通

EtymologyEdit

Literally: The Eight Immortals cross the sea, each revealing their divine power.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bāxiān guò hǎi, gè xiǎn shéntōng
Zhuyin ㄅㄚ ㄒㄧㄢ ㄍㄨㄛˋ ㄏㄞˇ , ㄍㄜˋ ㄒㄧㄢˇ ㄕㄣˊ ㄊㄨㄥ
IPA (key) /pa̠⁵⁵ ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵ ku̯ɔ⁵¹ xaɪ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ kɤ⁵¹ ɕi̯ɛn²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʂən³⁵ tʰʊŋ⁵⁵/

IdiomEdit

八仙過海,各顯神通 (traditional, Pinyin bāxiān guò hǎi, gè xiǎn shéntōng, simplified 八仙过海,各显神通)

  1. everybody using their talents to achieve a common goal
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 07:21