Meaning of 太

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Pinyin: tài
English Definition: highest; greatest; too (much); very; extremely
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 4; Radical:
Ideographic: A giant with a normal-sized man for scale
Character Formation:
  • Surround from above
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Example Words:
太阳 [ tài yang ]: sun; Classifiers:
太太 [ tài tai ]: married woman; Mrs.; Madam; wife; Classifiers:
太极拳 [ tài quán ]: shadowboxing or Taiji, T'aichi or T'aichichuan; traditional form of physical exercise or relaxation; a martial art
太空 [ tài kōng ]: outer space
太乙金华宗旨 [ tài jīn huá zōng zhǐ ]: The Secret of the Golden Flower, a classic of Chinese Taoism published in the late 17th century
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