師弟

CantoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

A compound of (si1, teacher) and (dai6, younger brother).

NounEdit

師弟 (traditional, Jyutping si1 dai6, Yale si1 dai6, simplified 师弟)

  1. (martial arts) The junior fellow students in a Chinese martial arts school, where the seniority is not based on the student's age or level of skill, but on the chronological order of following a particular sifu.

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Last modified on 15 March 2014, at 18:40