别驾

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 別駕

EtymologyEdit

Literally: other chariot

The person in this position would follow behind the provincial governor's chariot in a second chariot during inspection tours of areas under the jurisdiction of the provincial governor.

NounEdit

别驾 (simplified, Pinyin biéjià, traditional 別駕)

  1. (archaic) assistant to the provincial governor

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Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 08:04