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state official or subject in dynastic China / I, your servant (used in addressing the sovereign) / Kangxi radical 131
chancellor (of a monarchy) / cabinet minister
HSK 6
a ruler and his ministers (old)
minister who has given outstanding service
a treacherous court official / a minister who conspires against the state
Chechnya, a Russian region in the Caucasus / Chechen
TOYOTOMI Hideyoshi (1536-1598), Japanese warlord, undisputed ruler of Japan 1590-1598
counselor of king or feudal warlord / henchman
to acknowledge allegiance to (some regime) / to serve
outstanding founding minister (title given to reward loyal general or vassal of new dynasty or state)
an official (in former times)
imperial strategic adviser / expert on strategy
rebels and traitors (idiom) / general term for scoundrel
member of a monarch's inner ministerial circle (old)
emperor's favorite courtier
court official (in former times)
official in feudal court / subject
(literary) I, your servant (self-appellation of a lower-rank female) / (archaic) male and female slaves / subjects (of a ruler)
chamberlain
this small official / humble servant
important official or statesman (in feudal China)
important minister / major figure in government
faithful official
court councilor
subject (of a kingdom, ruler etc)
civilian court official (in former times)
Foreign Secretary / (UK) Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
servant
official in charge of public records
finance minister / UK chancellor of exchequer
minister of defense (esp. in Japan)
formal title of the Japanese prime minister
official in feudal court / subject
to have reached the highest official positions
favored minister
official who dares speak frankly before the emperor
official in feudal court / subject
turncoat official
Wu Renchen (1628-1689), Qing dynasty polymath and historian, author of History of Ten States of South China 十國春秋|十国春秋
rebellious minister
finance minister
slave
strategic experts and powerful generals (idiom)
strategic experts as thick as rain (idiom); no shortage of advisers on strategy
chancellor (rank in various European states) / grand chancellor
minister not afraid to give forthright criticism
lit. fish bone of a minister (idiom); fig. person one can rely on for candid criticism
strategic experts and powerful generals (idiom)
powerful official / big shot
to bow before (idiom) / to capitulate
Yi Sunshin (1545-1598), Korean admiral and folk hero, famous for sea victories over the Japanese invaders
One has the right to choose the ruler one serves. (ancient proverb)
Minister of Navy during Qing times


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