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首相
Readings

shushou
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
prime minister, chancellor (Germany, Austria, etc.), premier

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Kanjis
ON: シュ KUN: くび
neck, counter for songs and poems

Stroke: 9 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-3-6 FC: 8060.0


ON: ソウ, ショウ KUN: あい-
inter-, mutual, together, each other, minister of state, councillor, aspect, phase, physiognomy

Stroke: 9 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-4-5 FC: 4690.0


Phrases
首相の留守中は外務大臣が代理を務める。
Parts: 首相 (しゅしょう) 留守中 (るすちゅう) 外務大臣 (がいむだいじん) 代理 (だいり) 勤める (つとめる)
The foreign minister will act for the Prime Minister in his absence.