Definition of 娘

  • daughter
  • girl

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジョウ
  • むすめ

Popular Words With This Kanji

嬢, 娘, じょう

unmarried woman, (after a name) Miss, (after a line of work) -ess, -ette

一人娘, ひとりむすめ

only daughter

娘婿, むすめむこ

adopted son-in-law

孫娘, まごむすめ

granddaughter

娘役, むすめやく

female part or role (drama, kabuki, etc.)

末娘, すえむすめ

the youngest daughter

小娘, こむすめ

young girl, lass, adolescent female

道産子, 道産娘, どさんこ

horse native to Hokkaido, person born and raised in Hokkaido, sumo wrestler of Hokkaidan ancestry

看板娘, かんばんむすめ

pretty girl who attracts customers to come inside a shop

娘, むすめ

(my) daughter, girl (i.e. a young, unmarried woman)


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