大師

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Chinese[edit]

 
big; great; huge; large; major; wide; deep; oldest; eldest; doctor
 
a division (milit.); teacher; master; expert; model
trad. (大師)
simp. (大师)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

大師

  1. great master, master
  2. Great Master (a courtesy title used to address a Buddhist monk)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 1

Grade: 5
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

大師 (hiragana だいし, romaji daishi)

  1. (Buddhism, formal) Great teacher; great or silent master.
  2. (formal) An honorary title given by the Japanese Imperial Court.