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ChineseEdit

 
a division (milit.); teacher; master; expert; model
elder brother
trad. (師兄)
simp. (师兄)

EtymologyEdit

From (shī, “teacher”) + (xiōng, “elder brother”)

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NounEdit

師兄

  1. (martial arts) The senior fellow students in a Chinese martial arts school, where the seniority is not based on the student's age or level of skill, but on the chronological order of following a particular sifu, shifu.
  2. senior or older male schoolmate

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