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up; on; on top; upon; first; previous or last; upper; higher; above; previous; to climb; to go into; to go up
 
home; family; ‑ist; ‑er; ‑ian; measure word for stores and schools
simp. and trad.
(上家)

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NounEdit

上家

  1. (games) player whose turn comes just before (in mahjong, card games, etc.)
  2. previous one in a sequence

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かみ
Grade: 1
ちゃ
Grade: 2
Irregular

EtymologyEdit

From (kami, high, top) + Chinese (jiā, -er).

NounEdit

上家 (hiragana and katakana かみチャ, katakana カミチャ, rōmaji kamicha)

  1. (mahjong) the opponent on the player's left; player on the left

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