聰明

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 2

Etymology 1Edit

Adjectival nounEdit

聰明 (-na inflection, hiragana そうめい, romaji sōmei)

  1. wise
InflectionEdit

NounEdit

聰明 (hiragana そうめい, romaji sōmei)

  1. intelligence

Proper nounEdit

聰明 (hiragana そうめい, romaji Sōmei)

  1. A male given name

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

聰明 (hiragana としあき, romaji Toshiaki)

  1. A male given name

MandarinEdit

simpl. 聪明
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin cōngmíng  →  cōngming (toneless final syllable variant)
Zhuyin ㄘㄨㄥ ㄇㄧㄥˊ  →  ㄘㄨㄥ ㄇㄧㄥ˙ (toneless final syllable variant)
IPA (key) /t͡sʰʊŋ⁵⁵ miŋ³⁵/  →  /t͡sʰʊŋ⁵⁵ miŋ²/

AdjectiveEdit

聰明 (traditional, Pinyin cōngmíng or cōngming, simplified 聪明)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) intelligent; smart
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 00:22