名人

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
めい
Grade: 1
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

名人 (hiragana めいじん, romaji meijin)

  1. A master; an expert

Proper nounEdit

名人 (hiragana めいじん, romaji Meijin)

  1. (historical) A title held by the strongest go player in Japan.
  2. A Japanese go tournament, and the title conferred to its winner.
  3. A Japanese shogi tournament, and the title conferred to its winner.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin míngrén
Zhuyin ㄇㄧㄥˊ ㄖㄣˊ
IPA (key) /miŋ³⁵ ʐən³⁵/

NounEdit

名人 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin míngrén)

  1. a well-known person; a celebrity
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