Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
主席, 首席
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    head; chief
    Example sentence
    彼女今までずっとクラス首席です She has always been at the head of her class.
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    chairman; governor; president
    Example sentence
    学校クラス首席通した He remained at the top of the class at school.
  • Parts of speech
    top student; head of the class
    Example sentence
    はその首席 He is at the head of the class.
  • Parts of speech
    top seat; first desk (in orchestra)
    Example sentence
    恵子はクラス首席 Keiko is at the head of her class.

Examples of 主席, 首席, しゅせき in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


10 strokes

seat, mat, occasion, place

On'Yomi: セキ

Kun'Yomi: むしろ

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9 strokes

neck, counter for songs and poems

On'Yomi: シュ

Kun'Yomi: くび

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5 strokes

lord, chief, master, main thing, principal

On'Yomi: シュ, , シュウ

Kun'Yomi: ぬし, おも, あるじ

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