Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 05:03

土司

ChineseEdit

earth; dust company; control
simp. and trad.
(土司)

PronunciationEdit


Etymology 1Edit

From  ("local") +  ("to manage").

NounEdit

土司

  1. (archaic) the system of Chinese ethnic minority hierarchies in which power is passed on according to hereditary relationships
  2. (archaic) a chieftain in such a position of power

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

土司

  1. toast

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