Definition of 姐

  • elder sister
  • maidservant

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シャ
  • あね
  • ねえさん

Popular Words With This Kanji

姉, 姐, あね

older sister, elder 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)

姉や, 姐や, ねえや

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

姉御, 姐御, あねご

elder sister

菩薩揚げ, 媽姐揚げ, 菩薩揚, 媽姐揚, ぼさあげ

ceremony performed by Chinese merchants disembarking in Nagasaki (Edo period)

菩薩揚げ, 媽姐揚げ, 菩薩揚, 媽姐揚, ぼさあげ

ceremony performed by Chinese merchants disembarking in Nagasaki (Edo period)


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