|name; (measure word for persons); place (e.g. among winners)||scholar; warrior; knight|
|simp. and trad.
- Cantonese (Jyutping): ming4 si6
- Min Nan (POJ): bêng-sǐr / bêng-sū
- Min Nan
- famous scholar; person with literary reputation
- celebrity with no official post
- notable person; famous person; celebrity