Definition of 姉

  • elder sister


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • あね
  • はは

Popular Words With This Kanji

姉, 姐, あね

older sister, elder sister

姉妹, しまい, きょうだい


愚姉, ぐし

older sister

姉さん, 姐さん, ねえさん, あねさん

elder sister, (vocative) young lady, miss (referring to a waitress, etc.), ma'am (used by geisha to refer to their superiors)

義姉, ぎし, あね

sister-in-law (elder), stepsister (elder)

兄姉, けいし, きょうだい

brother and sister

実姉, じっし

one's elder sister

お姉ちゃん, おねえちゃん

familiar form of "older sister", form of address for young adult female

長姉, ちょうし

elder sister

姉や, 姐や, ねえや

young lady (in ref. to a maid, etc.)

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