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shi
noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 士

noun
  1. man (esp. one who is well-respected)
  2. samurai
noun, used as a suffix
  1. person (in a certain profession, esp. licensed); member

Definition and Synonyms for 士

Samurai feudal Japanese military aristocracy
Synonyms: , , 士人, 武士, 武家, 武者
Gentleman a man of refinement
Synonyms: ジェントルマン, 人士, , 味方, , 士君子, 御方, 旦那, 紳士, 貴紳

Meanings for each kanji in 士

gentleman; samurai; samurai radical (no. 33) Kanji Details »

Categories 士 is a member of

Nobility a privileged class holding hereditary titles
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Man an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 士

Sample Sentences for 士

The man whom she is going to marry is an astronaut.
As the train went by, Tom caught a glimpse of the driver.
People were delighted at the safe return of the astronauts.
The man she's going to marry is an astronaut.
The fire had spread to the next building before the firemen came.

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