See also: 书生

ChineseEdit

book; letter
 
to be born; to give birth; life
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
trad. (書生)
simp. (书生)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

書生

  1. scholar; intellectual
  2. pedantic scholar

SynonymsEdit

  • (scholar):

Derived termsEdit

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しょ
Grade: 2
せい
Grade: 1
on’yomi

NounEdit

(しょ)(せい) (shosei

  1. (Meiji and Taishō period) student
  2. (later) a student who helps with housework in exchange for lodging

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