See also: 魔术

Chinese edit

devil method; technique
trad. (魔術)
simp. (魔术)

Pronunciation edit


Noun edit

魔術

  1. magic; illusionism (illusion performed to give the appearance of the supernatural)

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
じゅつ
Grade: 5
goon

Etymology edit

Appears to be a coinage in Japanese of Middle Chinese-derived roots, as a compound of (ma, supernatural) +‎ (jutsu, technique, skill, ability).[1][2][3] First appears in texts from the early 1500s.[1]

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

()(じゅつ) (majutsu

  1. spellcraft, sorcery, witchcraft

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

See also edit

References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Shōgaku Tosho (1988) 国語大辞典(新装版) [Unabridged Dictionary of Japanese (Revised Edition)] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006) 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ Matsumura, Akira (1995) 大辞泉 [Daijisen] (in Japanese), First edition, Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

魔術 (masul) (hangeul 마술)

  1. Hanja form? of 마술 (magic).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Noun edit

魔術

  1. chữ Hán form of ma thuật (magic).