See also: 绅士

Chinese edit

member of gentry scholar; warrior; knight
trad. (紳士)
simp. (绅士)
anagram 士紳士绅

Etymology edit

“(male) pervert”
Influenced by Japanese readaptation of the word in modern times. Popularized through Kumakichi, a character in Gag Manga Biyori.

Pronunciation edit


Noun edit

紳士

  1. gentleman; gentry
  2. (ACG, Internet slang, ironic) (male) pervert

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Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

Sino-Xenic (紳士):

Adjective edit

紳士

  1. (informal) gentlemanly; courteous

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: S

Grade: 5
on’yomi

Etymology edit

“(male) pervert”
Popularized through Kumakichi, a character in Gag Manga Biyori.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(しん)() (shinshi

  1. gentleman
  2. (Internet slang, ironic) (male) pervert

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Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

紳士 (sinsa) (hangeul 신사)

  1. Hanja form? of 신사 (gentleman).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Noun edit

紳士

  1. chữ Hán form of thân sĩ (a learned person; a literatus).