What is the Chinese word for master

Phonetic transcription (Hanyu Pinyin)

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师傅 (shifu / shīfu) consists of the following characters: 师 (shi), 傅 (fu)
师傅 (shifu / shīfu) in traditional characters ("traditional characters")
Chinese example pinyin sentence with 师傅 (shifu / shīfu) How to write correctly in pinyin
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If that is not possible, it is preferable to use the pinyin phonetic transcription with tone signals. On the spelling without tone you should only use it if there is no other option (for example, writing an SMS from / to a mobile phone that cannot use the special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù)

Xu shifu shenghuo hen jianpu.
Xú shīfu shēnghuó hĕn jiănpŭ.

- German meaning: Master Xu lived a simple life.

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师傅 (shifu / shīfu) is one of the 1000 in the Chinese-speaking area on most common used compound terms (Place 889)
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