神仙

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

Noun[edit]

神仙 (hiragana せんしん, romaji senshin)

  1. A supernatural, celestial &/or divine being; a god

Derived terms[edit]

  • 神仙思想 (shinsen shisō): Shenxian thought, ancient Chinese folk belief in the existence of mountain wizards

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shénxiān
Zhuyin ㄕㄣˊ ㄒㄧㄢ
IPA (key) /ʂən³⁵ ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵/
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Noun[edit]

神仙 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin shénxiān)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) a supernatural being; a celestial being