sai-hū

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sai-hū (POJ, traditional 師傅, simplified 师傅)

  1. teacher; master (especially in Martial arts); sifu
  2. a polite form of address for an adult
  3. a polite way to address a skilled worker (carpenter, plumber etc) or craftsman