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ChineseEdit

 
old (of people); aged; venerable (person); outdated; experienced; (a prefix used before the surname of a person or a numeral indicating the order of birth of the children in a family or to indicate affection or familiarity)
grandmother; matron; mother-in-law
simp. and trad.
(老婆)

Pronunciation 1Edit


NounEdit

老婆

  1. (colloquial) wife
    老婆飛吻 [MSC, trad.]
    老婆飞吻 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ gěi wǒ lǎopo yī ge fēiwěn. [Pinyin]
    I blew a kiss to my wife.
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Usage notesEdit
  • The colloquial terms 老公 (lǎogōng) and 老婆 are preferred to formal in informal conversations.

Pronunciation 2Edit


NounEdit

老婆

  1. (literary) old woman
  2. (literary) old female servant

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ろう
Grade: 4

Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

老婆 ‎(hiragana ろうば, romaji rōba)

  1. old woman
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