天台

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Chinese[edit]

day; sky; heaven
 
surname; (classical) you (in letters); platform; Taiwan (abbr.)
simp. and trad.
(天台)

Etymology 1[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

天台

  1. Alternative name of 天台山 (Tiāntāi Shān).
  2. Tiantai County, Zhejiang
  3. (Buddhism) Tiantai (a school of Mahayana Buddhism that stresses the Lotus Sutra)
    天台  ―  Tiāntáizōng  ―  the Tiantai sect of Buddhism
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Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of 天台 – see 天臺.
(This term, 天台, is the simplified and variant traditional form of 天臺.)
Notes:

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

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