ChineseEdit

elder brother elder brother
simp. and trad.
(哥哥)

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • go1-4 go1 - vernacular;
  • go1 go1 - literary.
  • Gan
  • Jin
  • Min Nan
  • Wu
  • NounEdit

    哥哥

    1. (literally or figuratively) elder brother; big brother (Classifier: ; )
      哥哥 [MSC, trad.]
      哥哥 [MSC, simp.]
      Tā shì wǒ de gēge. Tā bǐ wǒ dà liǎng suì. [Pinyin]
      He is my elder brother. He is two years older than I.

    SynonymsEdit

    Coordinate termsEdit

    • 姐姐 (jiějie, “older sister”)
    • 妹妹 (mèimei, “younger sister”)
    • 弟弟 (dìdi, “younger brother”)

    Derived termsEdit

    Proper nounEdit

    哥哥

    1. (colloquial) Leslie Cheung (Cantopop singer)