教授

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See also: 敎授

Chinese[edit]

teach; teaching; religion
 
to teach; to instruct; to award; to give
simp. and trad.
(教授)

Etymology[edit]

Sense "to teach; to instruct" attestable in pre-Qin texts and still used in modern Chinese. Sense of "professor" is wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese  (きょう) (じゅ) (kyōju).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

教授

  1. professor
    盧卡斯數學教授席位 [MSC, trad.]
    卢卡斯数学教授席位 [MSC, simp.]
    lúkǎsī shùxué jiàoshòu xíwèi [Pinyin]
    Lucasian Professor of Mathematics

Verb[edit]

教授

  1. to teach; to instruct

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょう
Grade: 2
じゅ
Grade: 5
on’yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

教授 (hiragana きょうじゅ, rōmaji kyōju)

  1. professor
  2. instruction, teaching

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Verb[edit]

教授する (transitive, hiragana きょうじゅする, rōmaji kyōju suru)

  1. to instruct, to teach

Conjugation[edit]

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