隊長

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 4
ちょう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

隊長 (hiragana たいちょう, romaji taichō)

  1. a leader, commander, captain
    隊長 (たいちょう)がいない小隊 (しょうたい)など (たたか)うに (あたい)しない。
    taichō ga inai shōtai nado tatakau ni atai shinai.
    A squad without a leader isn't worth fighting.

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 队长
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin duìzhǎng
Zhuyin ㄉㄨㄟˋ ㄓㄤˇ
IPA (key) /tu̯eɪ̯⁵¹ ʈ͡ʂɑŋ²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Noun[edit]

隊長 (traditional, Pinyin duìzhǎng, simplified 队长)

  1. captain, team leader