Japanese Word Entry

宰相
Kana:さいしょう
Romaji:saishou
Definition: prime minister

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Chinese characters used in this word

superintend, manager, rule, to slaughter, to rule
Readings
Mandarin: ㄗㄞˇ (zǎi)
Cantonese: zoi2
Japanese: サイ (sai) / つかさどる (tsukasadoru)、 つかさ (tsukasa)
Korean: 재 (jae)
Vietnamese: tể

inter-, mutual, together, each other, minister of state, councillor, aspect, phase, physiognomy, reciprocal
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄤ (xiāng), ㄒㄧㄤˋ (xiàng)
Cantonese: soeng1, soeng3
Japanese: ソウ (sou)、 ショウ (shou) / あい- (ai-)、 あい (ai)、 みる (miru)、 たすける (tasukeru)
Korean: 상 (sang)
Vietnamese: tương, tướng