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老師

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

老師 (classifier , )

  1. teacher
    • 老師壓力 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad.]
      Wǒ de lǎoshī gěi wǒ hěn dà yālì. [Pinyin]
      My teacher puts me under a lot of pressure.

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ろう
Grade: 4

Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 老師 (lawX srij, literally old teacher, old master). Compare modern Mandarin traditional 老師 and simplified 老师 (lǎoshī).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

老師 (hiragana ろうし, romaji rōshi, historical hiragana らうし)

  1. an elderly monk; a sage; an elderly teacher or master
  2. (from the way that (shi) can also mean “a military group”) the exhaustion of military troops from fighting a protracted war

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

老師 (nosa) (hangeul 노사)

  1. Hanja form? of 노사, “an elderly monk; a sage; an elderly teacher or master”.