ChineseEdit

day; sky; heaven
 
ability; talent; endowment
ability; talent; endowment; gift; an expert; only (then); only if; just
simp. and trad.
(天才)
 
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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/2
Initial () (6) (15)
Final () (85) (41)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () IV I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tʰen/ /d͡zʌi/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʰen/ /d͡zəi/
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰɛn/ /d͡zɒi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tʰɛn/ /d͡zəj/
Li
Rong
/tʰen/ /d͡zᴀi/
Wang
Li
/tʰien/ /d͡zɒi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰien/ /d͡zʱɑ̆i/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tiān cái
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
tin1 coi4

NounEdit

天才

  1. talent; gift; genius
  2. talented or gifted person; genius

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (天才):
  • Japanese: 天才(てんさい) (tensai)
  • Korean: 천재 (天才, cheonjae)
  • Vietnamese: thiên tài (天才)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
てん
Grade: 1
さい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(てん)(さい) (tensai

  1. genius

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

天才 (cheonjae) (hangeul 천재)

  1. Hanja form? of 천재 (genius).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

天才

  1. Hán tự form of thiên tài (genius).