人材

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: 1
ざい
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

人材 (hiragana じんざい, romaji jinzai)

  1. talented person or people
  2. human resource, manpower

References[edit]

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

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 人才
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Literally: people ability

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin réncái
Zhuyin ㄖㄣˊ ㄘㄞˊ
IPA (key) /ʐən³⁵ t͡sʰaɪ̯³⁵/
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Noun[edit]

人材 (traditional, Pinyin réncái, simplified 人才)

  1. talent; abilities that make one an asset
  2. a talented individual, a skilled or trained individual (used in an employment context)

Derived terms[edit]