ChineseEdit

Mount Tai North Star
trad. (泰斗)
simp. #(泰斗)
Literally: “Mount Tai and the North Star”.

EtymologyEdit

Short for 泰山北斗 (tàishānběidǒu).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

泰斗

  1. eminent scholar, musician, artist, etc.; distinguished figure
    專業泰斗专业泰斗  ―  zhuānyè tàidǒu  ―  leading authority