助手

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: 1

Etymology 1Edit

Chinese

NounEdit

助手 (hiragana じょしゅ, romaji joshu)

  1. assistant, helper
  2. an assistant to a professor (but not a professor themselves)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

助手 (hiragana すけて, romaji sukete)

  1. helper
  2. a position in ancient Sumo performed at an imperial court

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhùshǒu
Zhuyin ㄓㄨˋ ㄕㄡˇ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂu⁵¹ ʂoʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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NounEdit

助手 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhùshǒu)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) assistant; helper
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