下士

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Chinese[edit]

 
under; second; next; lower; below; underneath; down(wards); to decline; to go down; latter
scholar; warrior; knight
simp. and trad.
(下士)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

下士

  1. corporal (U.S. and British Army, British Air Force, U.S. and British Marine Corps)
  2. petty officer third class (U.S. Navy)
  3. petty officer second class (British Navy)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1

Grade: 4
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

下士 (hiragana かし, rōmaji kashi)

  1. a person of poor upbringing and character
  2. a low ranking samurai

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