ChineseEdit

three company; control
simp. and trad.
(三司)
 
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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (16) (16)
Final () (143) (19)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/sɑm/ /sɨ/
Pan
Wuyun
/sɑm/ /sɨ/
Shao
Rongfen
/sɑm/ /sie/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/sam/ /sɨ/
Li
Rong
/sɑm/ /siə/
Wang
Li
/sɑm/ /sĭə/
Bernard
Karlgren
/sɑm/ /si/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
sān

NounEdit

三司

  1. (collective name) three officers of Hong Kong (Chief Secretary for Administration, Financial Secretary and Secretary for Justice)
  2. (historical, collective name) three national-level ministers during the Han dynasty (司馬司马 (sīmǎ), 司空 (sīkōng) and 司徒 (sītú))
  3. (historical, collective name) three national-level officers during the Tang dynasty (御史臺御史台, 中書省中书省 (Zhōngshūshěng), 門下省门下省; or 刑部 (Xíngbù), 御史臺御史台, 大理寺)
  4. (historical, collective name) three financial officers during the Song dynasty (鹽鐵司盐铁司, 度支司 and 戶部司户部司)
  5. (historical, collective name) three provincial-level officers during the Ming and Qing dynasties (布政使司 (bùzhèngshǐsī), 按察使司 (àncháshǐsī) and 都指揮使司都指挥使司 (dūzhǐhuīshǐsī))

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (三司):
  • Japanese: 三司(さんし) (sanshi)
  • Korean: 삼사 (三司, samsa)

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
さん
Grade: 1

Grade: 4
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 三司 (MC sɑm sɨ).

NounEdit

三司(さんし) (sanshi

  1. (historical, collective name) Synonym of 三公 (sankō): the three national ministers during the Han dynasty
  2. (historical, collective name) the three judicial branches during the Tang dynasty
  3. (historical, collective name) Short for 三司官 (Sanshi-kan): This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
  4. (historical, collective name) the three institutions responsible for the finances during the Five Dynasties period to the Song dynasty
  5. (historical, collective name) the three highest ministers of the 太政官 (Daijō-kan, Great Council of State):
    1. 太政大臣 (Daijō-daijin, chancellor of the realm)
    2. 左大臣 (sadaijin, minister of the left)
    3. 右大臣 (udaijin, minister of the right)
    Synonym: 三公 (sankō)

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

三司 (samsa) (hangeul 삼사)

  1. Hanja form? of 삼사.