Chinese Word Entry

選手

Simplified Chinese form: 选手

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄩㄢˇ ㄕㄡˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): xuǎn shǒu
Cantonese (Jyutping): syun2 sau2
Definitions:
  1. athlete

  2. contestant


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Chinese characters used in this word

elect, select, choose, prefer, election
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄩㄢˇ (xuǎn), ㄒㄩㄢˋ (xuàn), ㄙㄨㄢˋ (suàn), ㄕㄨㄚ (shuā)
Cantonese: syun2
Japanese: セン、 サン / えら.ぶ、 え.る、 よ.る
Korean:
Vietnamese: tuyển, tuyến
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

hand
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄡˇ (shǒu)
Cantonese: sau2
Japanese: シュ、 ズ / て、 て-、 -て、 た-、 てずから
Korean:
Vietnamese: thủ
Variants
Semantic variant form: