Definition of 宰

  • superintend
  • manager
  • rule


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サイ

Popular Words With This Kanji

主宰, しゅさい

supervision, chairmanship

宰相, さいしょう

prime minister

大宰府, だざいふ

dazaifu (under the ritsuryo system, governmental office with jurisdiction over Kyushu, Iki and Tsushima)

主宰者, しゅさいしゃ

president, chairman

厨宰, ちゅうさい

chef, head cook

宰領, さいりょう

supervision, superintendence, management, supervisor

宰相の器, さいしょうのき

person qualified for prime minister

伴食宰相, ばんしょくさいしょう

an incompetent cabinet minister, a figurehead minister

総括主宰者, そうかつしゅさいしゃ

(electoral) campaign manager

黒衣の宰相, こくいのさいしょう

Buddhist priest who is a government minister

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