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Master Shifu is a supporting character in the Kung Fu Panda (franchise). But seeing as to how his name is something of a tautonym (shifu means master in Mandarin), what is used for his name in the Chinese dub?

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Most probably Sifu because their meaning is same.

Sifu (Cantonese Chinese) or shifu (Mandarin Chinese) (or shih-fu) is the identical pronunciation of two Chinese terms for a master. - (Source - Wikipedia)

But in Dustin Hoffman's Chinese Wikipedia page, he is listed as 师傅 (Master).

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I can understand if the dub uses just Shifu rather than Master Shifu. But Master Shifu sounds unlikely to me. How about all the other masters? –  coleopterist Dec 2 '13 at 13:06
    
@coleopterist ... Maybe he's the master of masters? –  Paulster2 Dec 2 '13 at 13:23
    
If you copy/paste "师傅" from that page (written right above "Master Shifu") using Google translate, you get just "Master". –  Vedran Šego Jan 1 at 14:30
    
@VedranŠego correction done. –  Ankit Sharma Jan 1 at 15:15
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