大将

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Noun[edit]

大将 (hiragana たいしょう, romaji taishō)

  1. (military) general (rank higher than a colonel or brigadier)

Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 大將

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dàjiàng
Zhuyin ㄉㄚˋ ㄐㄧㄤˋ
IPA (key) /ta̠⁵¹⁻⁵³ t͡ɕi̯ɑŋ⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

大将 (simplified, Pinyin dàjiàng, traditional 大將)

  1. a senior general

Usage notes[edit]

In ancient times, the senior general was usually in charge of the army of the center.

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