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See also: 东家
home; family; ‑ist; ‑er; ‑ian; measure word for stores and schools
- (literally) one who lives in the east; household living to the east
- (literary) landlord; master; boss
- host; party-giver; one who treats others to something
- Originally, this term was used by a tenant farmer as a form of address to his landlord.