指揮

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 6
on'yomi

NounEdit

指揮 (hiragana しき, romaji shiki)

  1. command, direction

VerbEdit

指揮 + する (hiragana しきする, romaji shiki suru)

  1. command, direct

ConjugationEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. 指挥
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhǐhuī
Zhuyin ㄓˇ ㄏㄨㄟ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ xu̯eɪ̯⁵⁵/

NounEdit

指揮 (traditional, Pinyin zhǐhuī, simplified 指挥)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) commander (of troops etc)
  2. conductor (person who conducts music ensembles)

VerbEdit

指揮 (traditional, Pinyin zhǐhuī, simplified 指挥)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to command (troops etc)
  2. to direct

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2005, 景榮 (ed.) 吳, 新時代漢英大词典(縮印本) (in Mandarin/English), 北京: 商務印書館出版, ISBN 710004345X:
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