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东家

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

东家

  1. (archaic) landlord; master; boss

Usage notesEdit

  • Originally, this term was used by a tenant farmer as a form of address to his landlord.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 1985, Jingrong (ed.) Wu, The Pinyin CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY, Beijing, Hong Kong: The Commercial Press, ISBN 0471867969: