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noun, no adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 首席

noun, no adjective
  1. head; chief
  2. chairman; governor; president
  3. top student; head of the class
  4. top seat; first desk (in orchestra)

Definition and Synonyms for 首席

Chieftain the leader of a group of people
Synonyms: チーフ, カピタン, キャップ, キャプテン, スキッパー, 主将, 主席, 旗頭, 組長, 総大将, 船長, 艇長, 部長, 酋長, 隊長, 頭分, 頭目, 首長
Chieftain the head of a tribe or clan
Synonyms: チーフ, 上司, 主任, 主任者, 主席, 主謀, 主長, 大将, 巨魁, 総帥, 親分, 部長, 頭目, 首長
President the head administrative officer of a college or university
Synonyms: プレジデント, 主宰者, 主席, 会長, 大統領, 学長, 総理, 総統, 総裁, 総長, 議長, 院長
Primacy the state of being first in importance
Synonyms: 主席, 首位

Meanings for each kanji in 首席

neck; counter for songs and poems Kanji Details »
seat; mat; occasion; place Kanji Details »

Categories 首席 is a member of

Leader a person who rules or guides or inspires others
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Importance a prominent status
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Academic Administrator an administrator in a college or university
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Sample Sentences for 首席

She has always been at the head of her class.
Helen is always at the top of her class.
He remained at the top of the class at school.
Keiko is at the head of her class.
He is at the head of the class.

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