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slave
 
ability; talent; endowment; gift; an expert; only (then); only if; just
simp. and trad.
(奴才)
alt. forms 奴材

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NounEdit

奴才

  1. slave; servant; flunkey
  2. (pejorative) lackey; minion

PronounEdit

奴才

  1. Used by court eunuchs and officials during the Ming and Qing dynasties when addressing the emperor, as a term of self-reference: I, the servant