ChineseEdit

knife hatchet hand; convenient; -er
simp. and trad.
(刀斧手)

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • to-pó͘-chhiú/to-pú-chhiú - vernacular;
  • to-hú-siú - literary.

NounEdit

刀斧手

  1. (archaic) executioner; headsman
  2. (archaic) any (imperial) guard who carries a weapon