Last modified on 25 July 2014, at 12:10

太守

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese ("great") + ("watchman, overseer").

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

太守

  1. (historical) A Grand Administrator or governor, the official overseeing a commandery () in imperial China between the Han and Tang dynasties.

Related termsEdit

  • 郡守, the equivalent position under the Zhou and Qin dynasties

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 2
しゅ
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

太守 (hiragana たいしゅ, romaji taishu)

  1. viceroy
  2. satrap