ChineseEdit

 
number of times; order; sequence
number of times; order; sequence; next; second(ary); (measure word)
female; woman; daughter
trad. (次女)
simp. #(次女)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

次女

  1. second daughter
    生下兒子承祖,長女玉英,次女桃英,三女月英。元來先花後果倒是玉英承祖。 [Written Vernacular Chinese, trad.]
    生下儿子承祖,长女玉英,次女桃英,三女月英。元来先花后果倒是玉英承祖。 [Written Vernacular Chinese, simp.]
    From: Feng Menglong, Stories to Awaken the World, 1627 CE
    Shēngxià sān nǚ yī nán: érzǐ míng yuē Chéngzǔ, chángnǚ míng Yùyīng, cìnǚ míng Táoyīng, sānnǚ míng Yuèyīng. Yuánlái shì xiānhuāhòuguǒ de, dǎoshì Yùyīng jū cháng, cì jí Chéngzǔ. [Pinyin]
    The son was named Chengzu, the eldest daughter Yuying, the second daughter Taoying, and the third daughter Yueying. Yuying was the eldest of the four and Chengzu the son was the second.

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (次女):
  • Japanese: 次女(じじょ) (jijo)
  • Korean: 차녀 (次女, chanyeo)
  • Vietnamese: thứ nữ (次女)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
じょ
Grade: 1
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (next) +‎ (woman; female).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(じょ) (jijo

  1. the second daughter

Related termsEdit

son daughter child (rare)
one's first (ちょう)(なん) (chōnan), (いち)(なん) (ichinan), (ちょう)() (chōshi) (ちょう)(じょ) (chōjo), (いち)(じょ) (ichijo) (ちょう)() (chōshi)
one's second ()(なん) (jinan), ()(なん) (jinan), ()() (jishi) ()(じょ) (jijo), ()(じょ) (jijo) ()() (jishi)
one's third (さん)(なん) (sannan) (さん)(じょ) (sanjo) -

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

次女 (chanyeo) (hangeul 차녀)

  1. Hanja form? of 차녀 (second daughter).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

次女

  1. Hán tự form of thứ nữ (second daughter).