太祖

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Chinese[edit]

 
too (much); very; extremely; highest; greatest
ancestor; forefather; grandparents
simp. and trad.
(太祖)
Literally: “the Great Ancestor”.
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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

太祖

  1. Founding Ancestor (temple name used for Chinese emperors who founded a particular dynasty, or Korean monarchs who founded the Goryeo and Joseon dynasties)
  2. (slang, neologism) a nickname of Mao Zedong

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (太祖):
  • Korean: 태조 (太祖, taejo)
  • Vietnamese: Thái Tổ (太祖)

Others:


Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

太祖 (taejo) (hangeul 태조)

  1. Hanja form? of 태조 (a temple name used for Chinese emperors who founded a particular dynasty, or Korean monarchs who founded the Goryeo and Joseon dynasties).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Proper noun[edit]

太祖

  1. Hán tự form of Thái Tổ (a temple name used for Chinese emperors, Vietnamese rulers, or Korean monarchs).