超常

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ちょう
Grade: S
じょう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

/teudyau/ → /tyoːdyoː/ [tɕoːdʑoː].

NounEdit

超常 (hiragana ちょうじょう, historical hiragana てうぢやう, romaji chōjō)

  1. exceeding the normal state; the paranormal

Derived termsEdit

  • 超常現象 (chōjō genshō)
  • 超常磁性 (chōjō jisei)
  • 超常的 (chōjōteki)

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin chāocháng
Zhuyin ㄔㄠ ㄔㄤˊ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰɑʊ̯⁵⁵ ʈ͡ʂʰɑŋ³⁵/

AdjectiveEdit

超常 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin chāocháng)

  1. extraordinary; paranormal
    實驗出現解釋超常]現象。 (trad.)
    实验出现解释超常]现象。 (simp.)
    The experiment revealed paranormal phenomena that could not be explained.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2006, Marianne (ed.) Davidson; Julie Kleeman, Sarah Waldram, Collins Chinese Dictionary, edition 2nd edition (in English/Chinese), Glasgow, New York: Collins, ISBN-13 978-0-00-722391-6:
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