Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 03:33

助手

ChineseEdit

to help; to assist hand; convenient
simp. and trad.
(助手)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

助手

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) assistant; helper

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