女家長

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
おんな
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
ちょう
Grade: 2

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (onna, woman) +‎ 家長 (kachō, head of the house).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /o.ɴ.na.ka.t͡ɕo.o/, [õ̞ɴnä kät͡ɕʲo̞ː]

NounEdit

女家長 (hiragana おんなかちょう, romaji onna kachō)

  1. a matriarch, the female head of a household, a female householder

SynonymsEdit

  • 女族長 (おんなぞくちょう, onna zokuchō)

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 12 February 2014, at 06:40