ChineseEdit

deputy chancellor(s)
simp. and trad.
(丞相)

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NounEdit

丞相

  1. (historical) Chancellor of State
    炙手可熱絕倫近前丞相 [MSC, trad.]
    炙手可热绝伦近前丞相 [MSC, simp.]
    From: Tang dynasty, Du Fu, Fair Ladies: A Ballad (《麗人行》), translation by Stephen Owen, The Poetry of Du Fu
    Zhìshǒukěrè shì juélún, shèn mò jìnqián chéngxiàng chēn. [Pinyin]
    Heat that can burn the hands, power beyond all measure―
    Take care not to come close before the Minister's angry glare!

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
じょう
Jinmeiyō
しょう
Grade: 3
on’yomi
 
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NounEdit

(じょう)(しょう) (jōshō

  1. (historical) prime minister (in ancient China)

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

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丞相 (seungsang) (hangeul 승상)

  1. Hanja form? of 승상 (prime minister).