See also: 进士
|advance; enter; to come in||scholar; warrior; knight|
|Literally: “advanced scholar”.|
- Min Nan
- (historical) “advanced” or “entered graduate”, a scholar who had successfully passed the highest level of the Chinese imperial examinations (殿試), usually held triennially at the imperial court.
進士 (tiến sĩ)
- one who has successfully passed a test to be a scholar in feudal Vietnam