ChineseEdit

elder brother
 
expensive; noble; your (name)
expensive; noble; your (name); precious
trad. (兄貴)
simp. (兄贵)
 
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EtymologyEdit

Orthographic borrowing from Japanese 兄貴 (aniki).

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

兄貴

  1. (ACG) Billy Herrington, gay porn actor
    Synonym: 森之妖精

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あに
Grade: 2

Grade: 6
yutōyomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(あに)() (aniki

  1. a big brother (someone who is considered one's senior)
  2. (slang) a big bro (gang leader)
    • 1988 July 30 [Dec 25 1983], Fujiko F. Fujio, “なくな!ゆうれい [The Boo-hoo! Ghost]”, in ひとりぼっちの宇宙戦争 [The One-Man Cosmic War] (藤子不二雄少年SF短編集; 1), volume 1 (fiction), 16th edition, Tokyo: Shogakukan, →ISBN, page 55:
      ゴン(すけ)とはなんだ!
      兄きのことは、ゴッドファーザーとよんでもらおう。
      Gonsuke to wa nan da!
      Aniki no koto wa, Goddofāzā to yonde moraō.
      What’s Gonsuke?
      Call him Godfather, okay?

See alsoEdit

Proper nounEdit

 アニキ on Japanese Wikipedia

(あに)() (Aniki

  1. (informal) A nickname for older or muscular men, but especially including:
    1. (Internet slang) Billy Herrington, gay porn actor
      Synonym: 森の妖精 (Mori no Yōsei)