Translation and prononciation – Store keeper

Explore translations of “Storekeeper” in major languages like Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, Hindi, Bengali, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Punjabi, and French. This guide includes pronunciation, examples, and explanations of each term, providing a comprehensive understanding of how “Storekeeper” is expressed globally.



Translations of “Storekeeper” in Major Languages


  • Mandarin Chinese: 库管员 (Kùguǎn yuán) – The term combines “库” (kù), meaning “storehouse” or “warehouse,” with “管员” (guǎn yuán), which refers to a person who manages.
    Pronunciation: /kʰù.kwàn ɥɛ̌n/.
    Example: 这位库管员负责仓库的日常管理。(“This storekeeper is responsible for the daily management of the warehouse.”)
  • Spanish: Encargado del almacén – This term means “person in charge of the warehouse,” reflecting the duties of a storekeeper.
    Pronunciation: /en.karˈɣa.ðo ðel al.maˈθen/.
    Example: El encargado del almacén revisa el inventario cada mañana. (“The storekeeper checks the inventory every morning.”)
  • English: Storekeeper /ˈstɔːrˌkiːpər/ – ‘store’ rhymes with ‘door’, and ‘keeper’ where ‘keep’ sounds like ‘deep’, ending ‘-er’ pronounced with a schwa sound.
    Example: The storekeeper organized the shelves efficiently.
  • Hindi: स्टोरकीपर (Storekeeper) – The term is often used in English even in Hindi contexts due to the influence of English on modern business and technical vocabulary.
    Example: स्टोरकीपर ने स्टॉक की जाँच की। (“The storekeeper checked the stock.”)
  • Bengali: স্টোরকিপার (Storekeeper) – Similar to Hindi, the English term is frequently used in Bengali. Example: স্টোরকিপার মজুত তালিকা তৈরি করে। (“The storekeeper prepares the inventory list.”)
  • Portuguese: Encarregado do armazém – This translates as “person in charge of the warehouse,” closely aligning with the Spanish term.
    Pronunciation: /ẽ.kar.ʁeˈɡa.du du aʁ.maˈzẽj/.
    Example: O encarregado do armazém verifica os pedidos. (“The storekeeper checks the orders.”)
  • Russian: Кладовщик (Kladovshchik) – The term specifically refers to someone who manages the inventory in a store or warehouse.
    Pronunciation: /klədɐfˈɕːik/.
    Example: Кладовщик заказал новые запасы. (“The storekeeper ordered new supplies.”)
  • Japanese: 倉庫管理人 (Sōko kanrinin) – Combines “倉庫” (sōko), meaning warehouse, with “管理人” (kanrinin), meaning manager or administrator.
    Pronunciation: /soːko kanɾinʲin/.
    Example: 倉庫管理人が在庫を確認しました。 (“The storekeeper checked the inventory.”)
  • Punjabi: ਸਟੋਰ ਕੀਪਰ (Store keeper) – Like in Hindi and Bengali, the English term is commonly used in Punjabi.
    Example: ਸਟੋਰ ਕੀਪਰ ਨੇ ਸਾਮਾਨ ਗਿਣਿਆ। (“The storekeeper counted the goods.”)
  • French: Responsable de magasin – This term means “store manager,” but it’s commonly used to refer to someone who oversees the operations of a storage facility or warehouse.
    Pronunciation: /ʁə.spɔ̃.sabl