Last modified on 11 September 2014, at 10:53

主人

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

主人

  1. master, owner
  2. host or hostess

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: 3
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

主人 (hiragana しゅじん, romaji shujin)

  1. husband
  2. someone's master
  3. owner
  4. host or hostess

AntonymsEdit

  • (husband): (つま, tsuma, "wife"), 奥さん (おくさん, okusan, "another’s wife"), 家内 (かない, kanai, "one’s own wife")

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.