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Genie vs. Genius

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  • Genie (noun)

    A jinn, a being descended from the jann, normally invisible to the human eye, but who may also appear in animal or human form.

  • Genie (noun)

    A fictional magical being that is typically bound to obey the commands of a mortal possessing its container.

  • Genius (noun)

    Someone possessing extraordinary intelligence or skill; especially somebody who has demonstrated this by a creative or original work in science, music, art etc.

  • Genius (noun)

    Extraordinary mental capacity.

  • Genius (noun)

    Inspiration, a mental leap, an extraordinary creative process.

    "a work of genius."

  • Genius (noun)

    The tutelary deity or spirit of a place or person.

  • Genius (adjective)

    ingenious, very clever, or original.

    "What a genius idea!"

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  • Genie (noun)

    Same as jinnee.

  • Genie (noun)

    See Genius.

  • Genius (noun)

    A good or evil spirit, or demon, supposed by the ancients to preside over a man's destiny in life; a tutelary deity; a supernatural being; a spirit, good or bad. Cf. Jinnee.

  • Genius (noun)

    The peculiar structure of mind with which each individual is endowed by nature; that disposition or aptitude of mind which is peculiar to each man, and which qualifies him for certain kinds of action or special success in any pursuit; special taste, inclination, or disposition; as, a genius for history, for poetry, or painting.

  • Genius (noun)

    Peculiar character; animating spirit, as of a nation, a religion, a language.

  • Genius (noun)

    Distinguished mental superiority; uncommon intellectual power; especially, superior power of invention or origination of any kind, or of forming new combinations; as, a man of genius.

  • Genius (noun)

    A man endowed with uncommon vigor of mind; a man of superior intellectual faculties and creativity; as, Shakespeare was a rare genius.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Genie (noun)

    (Islam) an invisible spirit mentioned in the Koran and believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals

  • Genius (noun)

    someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality;

    "Mozart was a child genius"

    "he's smart but he's no Einstein"

  • Genius (noun)

    unusual mental ability

  • Genius (noun)

    someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

  • Genius (noun)

    exceptional creative ability

  • Genius (noun)

    a natural talent;

    "he has a flair for mathematics"

    "he has a genius for interior decorating"

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