See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 女十月 (VJB), 女卜中月 (VYLB), composition)

  1. elder sister

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 258, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6165
  • Dae Jaweon: page 523, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1029, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+59C9

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zi2, Yale ji2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. older sister

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana あね, romaji ane)

  1. one's own older sister

SynonymsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ja)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: ja, McCune-Reischauer: cha)
  • Name (hangeul): 손윗누이 (revised: sonwitnui, McCune-Reischauer: sonwitnui)

CompoundsEdit

  • 姉妹 (자매)
  • 姉妹結緣 (자매결연)
  • 姉妹校 (자매교)
  • 姉妹機關 (자매기관)
  • 姉妹船 (자매선)
  • 姉妹新聞 (자매신문)
  • 姉妹語 (자매어)
  • 姉妹篇 (자매편)
  • 姉妹學校 (자매학교)
  • 姉妹會社 (자매회사)

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (zi3), Wade-Giles tzu3)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chị, tỷ)

Last modified on 26 January 2014, at 21:38