天台

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 2

Proper noun[edit]

天台 (hiragana てんだい, romaji Tendai)

  1. a school of Mahayana Buddhism that stresses the Lotus Sutra

Derived terms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Tiāntái
Zhuyin ㄊㄧㄢ ㄊㄞˊ
IPA (key) /tʰi̯ɛn⁵⁵ tʰaɪ̯³⁵/

Noun[edit]

天台 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin Tiāntái)

  1. rooftop

Proper noun[edit]

天台 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin Tiāntái)

  1. (Buddhism) Tiantai (a school of Mahayana Buddhism that stresses the Lotus Sutra)
    天台宗 (the Tiantai sect of Buddhism)

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