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1 táiTai2platform; stage; terrace; stand; support; station; broadcasting station; classifier for vehicles or machines; desk; table; counter; typhoon; Taiwan (abbr.); (classical) you (in letters); variant of ; Taiwan (abbr.); surname Tai
2台上 臺上 tái shàngtai2 shang4on stage
3台风 颱風 tái fēngtai2 feng1stage presence, poise; hurricane; typhoon
4台下 tái xiàtai2 xia4off the stage; in the audience
5台阶 臺階 tái jiētai2 jie1steps; flight of steps; step (over obstacle); fig. way out of an embarrassing situation; bench (geology)
6台词 臺詞 tái tai2 ci2an actor's lines; script; an actor's lines; dialogue; Taiwanese word
7台北 臺北 tái běiTai2 bei3Taibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan; Taibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan
8台安 tái ānTai2 an1Tai'an county in Anshan 鞍山 , Liaoning
9台安县 檯安縣 tái ān xiànTai2 an1 xian4Tai'an county in Anshan 鞍山 , Liaoning
10台巴子 tái ziTai2 ba1 zi5Taiwanese yokel (derog.)
11台磅 tái bàngtai2 bang4platform balance
12台胞 臺胞 tái bāoTai2 bao1Taiwan compatriot
13台胞证 台胞證 tái bāo zhèngTai2 bao1 zheng4Mainland Travel Permit for Taiwan Residents; Taiwan Compatriot Entry Permit; abbr. for 台湾居民来往大陆通行证
14台北捷运 台北捷運 tái běi jié yùnTai2 bei3 jie2 yun4Taipei Metro
15台北金马影展 台北金馬影展 tái běi jīn yǐng zhǎnTai2 bei3 Jin1 ma3 Ying3 zhan3Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival
16台北市 臺北市 tái běi shìTai2 bei3 shi4Taibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan; Taibei or Taipei, capital of Taiwan
17台北县 臺北縣 tái běi xiànTai2 bei3 xian4Taibei or Taipei county in north Taiwan; Taipei county in north Taiwan (now renamed 新北市 )
18台币 台幣 tái Tai2 bi4New Taiwan dollar
19台伯河 tái Tai2 bo2 He2Tiber (river in Italy, the main watercourse of Rome)
20台布 檯布 tái tai2 bu4tablecloth
21台菜 tái càiTai2 cai4Taiwanese food
22台大 臺大 tái Tai2 Da4abbr. for 台湾大学
23台灯 檯燈 tái dēngtai2 deng1desk lamp; table lamp
24台地 臺地 tái tai2 di4tableland; mesa
25台谍 臺諜 tái diéTai2 die2Taiwan spy; Taiwan spy
26台东 台東 tái dōngTai2 dong1Taidong or Taitung city and county in Taiwan
27台东市 台東市 tái dōng shìTai2 dong1 shi4Taitung city in southeast Taiwan, capital of Taitung county
28台东县 臺東縣 tái dōng xiànTai2 dong1 Xian4Taitung County in southeast Taiwan; Taitung County in southeast Taiwan
29台独 台獨 tái Tai2 du2Taiwan independence; (of Taiwan) to declare independence
30台端 tái duāntai2 duan1you (in a formal letter)
31台儿庄 臺兒莊 tái ér zhuāngTai2 er2 zhuang1Tai'erzhuang district of Zaozhuang city 枣庄市 , Shandong
32台儿庄区 台兒莊區 tái ér zhuāng Tai2 er2 zhuang1 qu1Tai'erzhuang district of Zaozhuang city 枣庄市 , Shandong
33台甫 臺甫 tái tai2 fu3(polite) courtesy name
34台股 tái Tai2 gu3Taipei Stock Exchange, abbr. for 台北股市
35台海 臺海 tái hǎiTai2 hai3abbr. for 台湾海峡 , Taiwan strait
36台虎钳 臺虎鉗 tái qiántai2 hu3 qian2bench vise
37台基 臺基 tái tai2 ji1stylobate (architecture)
38台谏 臺諫 tái jiàntai2 jian4a censor
39台江 tái jiāngTai2 jiang1Taijiang district of Fuzhou city 福州市 , Fujian
40台江区 台江區 tái jiāng Tai2 jiang1 qu1Taijiang district of Fuzhou city 福州市 , Fujian
41台江县 台江縣 tái jiāng xiànTai2 jiang1 xian4Taijiang county in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong autonomous prefecture 黔东南州 , Guizhou
42台斤 臺斤 tái jīnTai2 jin1Taiwan catty (weight equal to 0.6 kg)
43台客 tái Tai2 ke4stereotypical Taiwanese person (often derogatory)
44台媒 臺媒 tái méiTai2 mei2Taiwan media
45台妹 tái mèiTai2 mei4local girl (referring to a Taiwanese benshengren 本省人 )
46台盟 tái méngTai2 Meng2abbr. for 台湾民主自治同盟
47台面 檯面 tái miàntai2 mian4tabletop; countertop; (fig.) public view; plain sight; (gambling) stake
48台面呢 臺面呢 tái miàn tai2 mian4 ni2baize; felt (esp. billiards table cover)
49台南 tái nánTai2 nan2Tainan (city and county in Taiwan)
50台南府 臺南府 tái nán Tai2 nan2 Fu3Tainan Prefecture, a prefecture of Taiwan under Qing rule
51台南府市 臺南府市 tái nán shìTai2 nan2 fu3 shi4Tainan-Fu city in south Taiwan
52台南市 臺南市 tái nán shìTai2 nan2 shi4Tainan city in Tainan county 台南县 , Taiwan
53台南县 臺南縣 tái nán xiànTai2 nan2 xian4Tainan county in south Taiwan; Tainan county in south Taiwan
54台盆 臺盆 tái péntai2 pen2washbasin
55台前 tái qiánTai2 qian2front of the stage; Taiqian county in Puyang 濮阳 , Henan
56台前县 台前縣 tái qián xiànTai2 qian2 xian4Taiqian county in Puyang 濮阳 , Henan
57台球 tái qiútai2 qiu2billiards
58台球桌 tái qiú zhuōtai2 qiu2 zhuo1billiards table
59台山 tái shānTai2 shan1Taishan county level city in Jiangmen 江门 , Guangdong
60台山市 tái shān shìTai2 shan1 shi4Taishan county level city in Jiangmen 江门 , Guangdong
61台商 tái shāngTai2 shang1Taiwanese businessman; Taiwanese company
62台上一分钟,台下十年功 臺上一分鐘,臺下十年功 tái shàng fēn zhōng , tái xià shí nián gōngtai2 shang4 yi1 fen1 zhong1 , tai2 xia4 shi2 nian2 gong1ten years of practice for one minute on the stage (idiom)
63台视 臺視 tái shìTai2 shi4(of an appliance) tabletop model; (of a computer) desktop model; abbr. for 台湾电视公司 , Taiwan Television (TTV)
64台式电脑 台式電腦 tái shì diàn nǎotai2 shi4 dian4 nao3desktop computer
65台式机 臺式機 tái shì tai2 shi4 ji1desktop computer
66台灣 tái wānTai2 wan1Taiwan; |||variant of 臺灣 |台湾 [Tai2 wan1]|||; variant of 台湾
67台湾白喉噪鹛 臺灣白喉噪鶥 tái wān bái hóu zào méiTai2 wan1 bai2 hou2 zao4 mei2(bird species of China) rufous-crowned laughingthrush (Garrulax ruficeps)
68台湾斑翅鹛 臺灣斑翅鶥 tái wān bān chì méiTai2 wan1 ban1 chi4 mei2(bird species of China) Taiwan barwing (Actinodura morrisoniana)
69台湾斑胸钩嘴鹛 臺灣斑胸鉤嘴鶥 tái wān bān xiōng gōu zuǐ méiTai2 wan1 ban1 xiong1 gou1 zui3 mei2(bird species of China) black-necklaced scimitar babbler (Pomatorhinus erythrocnemis)
70台湾鹎 臺灣鵯 tái wān bēiTai2 wan1 bei1(bird species of China) Taiwan bulbul (Pycnonotus taivanus)
71台湾大学 臺灣大學 tái wān xuéTai2 wan1 Da4 xue2National Taiwan University; abbr. to 台大
72台湾戴菊 臺灣戴菊 tái wān dài Tai2 wan1 dai4 ju2(bird species of China) flamecrest (Regulus goodfellowi)
73台湾岛 臺灣島 tái wān dǎoTai2 wan1 Dao3Taiwan Island
74台湾短翅莺 臺灣短翅鶯 tái wān duǎn chì yīngTai2 wan1 duan3 chi4 ying1(bird species of China) Taiwan bush warbler (Locustella alishanensis)
75台湾关系法 臺灣關係法 tái wān guān Tai2 wan1 guan1 xi4 fa3Taiwan Relations Act (of US Congress, 1979); Taiwan relations act (of US Congress, 1979)
76台湾海峡 台灣海峽 tái wān hǎi xiáTai2 wan1 Hai3 xia2Taiwan Strait
77台湾话 台灣話 tái wān huàTai2 wan1 hua4Taiwanese Chinese (language)
78台湾画眉 臺灣畫眉 tái wān huà méiTai2 wan1 hua4 mei2(bird species of China) Taiwan hwamei (Garrulax taewanus)
79台湾黄山雀 臺灣黃山雀 tái wān huáng shān quèTai2 wan1 huang2 shan1 que4(bird species of China) yellow tit (Machlolophus holsti)
80台湾鹪鹛 臺灣鷦鶥 tái wān jiāo méiTai2 wan1 jiao1 mei2(bird species of China) Taiwan wren-babbler (Pnoepyga formosana)
81台湾酒红朱雀 臺灣酒紅朱雀 tái wān jiǔ hóng zhū quèTai2 wan1 jiu3 hong2 zhu1 que4(bird species of China) Taiwan rosefinch (Carpodacus formosanus)
82台湾蓝鹊 臺灣藍鵲 tái wān lán quèTai2 wan1 lan2 que4(bird species of China) Taiwan blue magpie (Urocissa caerulea)
83台湾林鸲 臺灣林鴝 tái wān lín Tai2 wan1 lin2 qu2(bird species of China) collared bush robin (Tarsiger johnstoniae)
84台湾民主自治同盟 台灣民主自治同盟 tái wān mín zhǔ zhì tóng méngTai2 wan1 Min2 zhu3 Zi4 zhi4 Tong2 meng2Taiwan Democratic Self-Government League
85台湾拟啄木鸟 臺灣擬啄木鳥 tái wān zhuó niǎoTai2 wan1 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3(bird species of China) Taiwan barbet (Megalaima nuchalis)
86台湾雀鹛 臺灣雀鶥 tái wān què méiTai2 wan1 que4 mei2(bird species of China) grey-cheeked fulvetta (Alcippe morrisonia)
87台湾人 台灣人 tái wān rénTai2 wan1 ren2Taiwanese people
88台湾山鹧鸪 臺灣山鷓鴣 tái wān shān zhè Tai2 wan1 shan1 zhe4 gu1(bird species of China) Taiwan partridge (Arborophila crudigularis)
89台湾省 臺灣省 tái wān shěngTai2 wan1 sheng3Taiwan province (PRC term)
90台湾土狗 臺灣土狗 tái wān gǒuTai2 wan1 tu3 gou3Formosan mountain dog, a breed native to Taiwan
91台湾叶鼻蝠 台灣葉鼻蝠 tái wān Tai2 wan1 ye4 bi2 fu2leaf-nosed bat
92台湾紫啸鸫 臺灣紫嘯鶇 tái wān xiào dōngTai2 wan1 zi3 xiao4 dong1(bird species of China) Taiwan whistling thrush (Myophonus insularis)
93台湾棕颈钩嘴鹛 臺灣棕頸鉤嘴鶥 tái wān zōng jǐng gōu zuǐ méiTai2 wan1 zong1 jing3 gou1 zui3 mei2(bird species of China) Taiwan scimitar babbler (Pomatorhinus musicus)
94台湾棕噪鹛 臺灣棕噪鶥 tái wān zōng zào méiTai2 wan1 zong1 zao4 mei2(bird species of China) rusty laughingthrush (Garrulax poecilorhynchus)
95台倭 臺倭 tái Tai2 wo1(derogatory for Taiwanese) Jap lover
96台西 臺西 tái Tai2 xi1Taixi or Taihsi township in Yunlin county 云林县 , Taiwan; Taixi or Taihsi township in Yunlin county 云林县 , Taiwan
97台西乡 臺西鄉 tái xiāngTai2 xi1 xiang1Taixi or Taihsi township in Yunlin county 云林县 , Taiwan; Taixi or Taihsi township in Yunlin county 云林县 , Taiwan
98台语 台語 tái Tai2 yu3Taiwanese; Hokklo
99台中 臺中 tái zhōngTai2 zhong1desk clock; Taizhong or Taichung city and county in central Taiwan; Taizhong or Taichung city in central Taiwan
100台中市 臺中市 tái zhōng shìTai2 zhong1 shi4Taichung city in central Taiwan
101台中县 臺中縣 tái zhōng xiànTai2 zhong1 xian4Taichung or Taizhong county in central Taiwan; Taichung or Taizhong county in central Taiwan
102台柱 臺柱 tái zhùtai2 zhu4pillar; mainstay; star performer
103台资 台資 tái Tai2 zi1Taiwan capital or investments
104台子 臺子 tái zitai2 zi5desk; (pool etc) table; platform; stand
105台座 tái zuòtai2 zuo4pedestal
106台罗字 臺羅字 tái luó Tai2 luo2 zi4Tai-lo, romanization system for Taiwanese Hokkien (abbr. for 台湾闽南语罗马字拼音方案 )
107台山话 台山話 tái shān huàTai2 shan1 hua4Taishanese, a language of the Yue language group 粤语 spoken in Jiangmen 江门 and in the Chinatowns of North America
108台扇 臺扇 tái shàntai2 shan4table fan; desk fan

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